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adjective: Presumptuously or recklessly daring or bold.
From Latin temere (rashly). Earliest documented use: 1532.
"So, on a pleasant weekend in March, one crew member and three fellow hardy fools -- a truly temerarious team -- set off across the ice."
Rare Look Inside Caves; St. Paul Pioneer Press (Minnesota); Apr 27, 2008.
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