English to Afrikaans Meaning :: dare

Dare :
waag
- waaggewaagwaag
 

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Noun(1) a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy
Verb(1) take upon oneself; act presumptuously, without permission(2) to be courageous enough to try or do something(3) challenge

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(1) Scarlet's face lit up as if she had just had the most perfect idea for a dare .(2) Take on a dare , and demonstrate that you don't always take yourself so seriously.(3) how dare you talk to me like that!(4) In a society of individualists nobody dare admit to being a conformist.(5) His start came at the tender age of 18 when he began performing stand-up comedy on a dare from his University dorm mates.(6) don't you dare touch me(7) She awoke slowly, her head throbbing as it had the time she had taken a whole tankard of ale on a dare from the boys.(8) There's the time Morrieson drove his car along the main trunk line for a dare .(9) He felt like a schoolboy on a dare , though he admitted he would have been much more afraid had he been a schoolboy at that time.(10) swap with me, I dare you(11) Crazy South African Guy, on a dare , drank five cans of Coke in under ten minutes.(12) She had never been brave enough to dare even a tame ride around the temple grounds on its back after that.(13) Once Brett passed away, some were ready to say nobody would dare try to fill his shoes.(14) We would camp out in the backyard and run naked through the grass on a dare .(15) It is believed the youngsters started climbing as a dare .(16) No doubt someone will tell us the design meets the necessary standards, but if so, the standards do not recognise what children will do for a dare .
Related Words
(1) to dare ::
te waag
(2) dare to ::
waag om
(3) not dare ::
nie waag
(4) dare-devil ::
waaghals
Synonyms
Noun
1. challenge ::
uitdaging
2. daring ::
durf
Verb
3. be brave enough ::
wees dapper genoeg
4. challenge ::
uitdaging
5. defy ::
daag
6. make bold ::
maak vet
Antonyms
1. dodge ::
dodge
2. duck ::
eend
3. funk ::
funk
4. shirk ::
onttrekken
Different Forms
dare, dared, dares
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

They wouldn\'t dare.

They wouldn't DARE.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 6


Keep singin\'.
I dare ya.

Keep singin'. I DARE ya.

Westworld Season 2, Episode 3


How dare you speak that way
about my grammy and--

How DARE you speak that way about my grammy and--

The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 19


How dare you?

How DARE you?

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 1


don’t you dare.\0

don’t you DARE.

Money Heist Season 1, Episode 9


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