Meaning of “audacious” in the English Dictionary

"audacious" in British English

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audaciousadjective

uk /ɔːˈdeɪ.ʃəs/ us /ɑːˈdeɪ.ʃəs/
audaciously
adverb uk /ɔːˈdeɪ.ʃəs.li/ us /ɑːˈdeɪ.ʃəs.li/
audaciousness
noun [ U ] uk /ɔːˈdeɪ.ʃəs.nəs/ us /ɑːˈdeɪ.ʃəs.nəs/

(Definition of “audacious” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"audacious" in American English

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audaciousadjective

us /ɔˈdeɪ·ʃəs/

showing an unusual willingness to take risks:

The car maker's audacious goal is to compete with the luxury cars of other manufacturers.

(Definition of “audacious” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)