Definitions 01
One definition of the word 'audacious' is 'brave'.

Definitions 01

Definitions are the meaning of words. Every word has a definition - you only have to look in an English dictionary to see that's true. If you don't know the meaning of a word, the best thing to do is ask. Knowing the meaning of words can make such a difference in understanding what is being written or spoken.

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  1. Find the definition of the following word.
    Roster
    A 'roster' is a list. A 'rooster' is a cockerel!
  2. Find the definition of the following word.
    Collegiate
    'Collegiate' means 'belonging to a college'!
  3. Find the definition of the following word.
    Biennial
    The biennial festival took place in 2010, 2012, 2014 etc.
  4. Find the definition of the following word.
    Audacious
    The audacious tailor smote seven flies at once!
  5. Find the definition of the following word.
    Rigorous
    Rigour - noun; rigorous - adjective; rigorously - adverb
  6. Find the definition of the following word.
    Irrefragable
    The prefix 'irr-' is negative and means 'not' or 'un-'
  7. Find the definition of the following word.
    Auspicious
    Auspicious weather meant that the regatta could begin
  8. Find the definition of the following word.
    Edifice
    The new town hall was a huge marble edifice
  9. Find the definition of the following word.
    Xylem
    Xylem carries water in plants. Phloem carries food!
  10. Find the definition of the following word.
    Wherry
    'Wherry' rhymes with 'ferry' but is a 'rowing boat'

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