Translation of "dare" - English-Spanish dictionary

dare

verb uk /deər/ us /deər/ present participle daring, past tense and past participle dared
dare (to) do something

to be brave enough to do something

atreverse a hacer algo
I didn’t dare tell Dad that I’d scratched his car.
dare someone to do something

to try to make someone do something dangerous

desafiar a alguien a hacer algo
She dared her friend to climb onto the roof.
don’t you dare!

used to tell someone angrily not to do something

¡ni se te ocurra!
Don’t you dare try to stop me!
how dare she, you, etc.

said when you are very angry about something someone has done

cómo se atreve, te atreves, etc.
How dare you talk to me like that!
noun uk /deər/ /deər/

something that you do to prove that you are not afraid

desafío
She climbed down the cliff for a dare.

(Translation of “dare” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

dare

verb /deə/ (negative short form daren’t)

to be brave enough (to do something)

atraverse, osar
I daren’t go
I don’t dare (to) go
He wouldn’t dare do a thing like that
Don’t you dare say such a thing again!

to challenge

desafiar
I dare you to do it.
daring adjective

bold; courageous

arriesgado
He was a daring pilot
They made a daring attempt to rescue the climber.
daredevil noun

a bold or reckless person

temerario, atrevido
(also adjective) a daredevil motorcyclist.
I dare say (also I daresay)

I suppose (so)

supongo, me imagino
I dare say you’re right
’Will you be there?’ ’Oh, I dare say.

(Translation of “dare” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)