HyperDic: take_a_dare

English > 2 senses of the expression take a dare:
VERBcommunicationtake a darebe dared to do something and not attempt it
communicationtake a dare, pick up the gauntletbe dared to do something and attempt it
English > take a dare: 2 senses > verb 1, communication
MeaningBe dared to do something and not attempt it.
PatternSomebody ----s
English > take a dare: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
MeaningBe dared to do something and attempt it.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonympick up the gauntlet
Broadertry, seek, attempt, essay, assaymake an effort or attempt

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