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    • US Pronunciation
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    • UK Pronunciation
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    • [feer-lis]
    • /ˈfɪər lɪs/
    • /ˈfɪə.ləs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [feer-lis]
    • /ˈfɪər lɪs/

Definitions of fearlessly word

  • adjective fearlessly without fear; bold or brave; intrepid. 1
  • noun fearlessly In a fearless manner; without fear. 1

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Origin of fearlessly

First appearance:

before 1350
One of the 20% oldest English words
First recorded in 1350-1400, fearless is from the Middle English word fereles. See fear, -less

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Parts of speech for Fearlessly


fearlessly popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 77% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data about 57% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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Synonyms for fearlessly

adv fearlessly

  • boldly — not hesitating or fearful in the face of actual or possible danger or rebuff; courageous and daring: a bold hero.
  • eagerly — keen or ardent in desire or feeling; impatiently longing: I am eager for news about them. He is eager to sing.
  • overenthusiastic — full of or characterized by enthusiasm; ardent: He seems very enthusiastic about his role in the play.
  • courageously — possessing or characterized by courage; brave: a courageous speech against the dictator.
  • dauntless — A dauntless person is brave and confident and not easily frightened.

adverb fearlessly

  • confidently — having strong belief or full assurance; sure: confident of fulfillment.
  • intrepid — resolutely fearless; dauntless: an intrepid explorer.
  • daringly — In a daring manner; boldly; courageously; fearlessly; impudently.
  • dauntlessly — In a dauntless manner.
  • enthusiastically — In an enthusiastic manner.

Antonyms for fearlessly

adv fearlessly

  • cautiously — showing, using, or characterized by caution: a cautious man; To be cautious is often to show wisdom.
  • cowardly — If you describe someone as cowardly, you disapprove of them because they are easily frightened and avoid doing dangerous and difficult things.
  • fearfully — causing or apt to cause fear; frightening: a fearful apparition.
  • timidly — lacking in self-assurance, courage, or bravery; easily alarmed; timorous; shy.

adverb fearlessly

  • nervously — highly excitable; unnaturally or acutely uneasy or apprehensive: to become nervous under stress.

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