Synonyms of 'dare'
2 challengeDictionary, provoke, defy
She dared me to ask him out.
idiom:I dare say or I daresay
Who dares wins[Motto of the British SAS regiment]
Copyright © 2016 by HarperCollins Publishers. All rights reserved.
If you challenge someone, you invite them to fight or compete with you in some way.
He left a note at the crime scene, challenging detectives to catch him.
Thesaurus for dare from the Collins English Thesaurus
If you do not dare to do something, you do not have enough courage to do it, or you do not want to do it because you fear the consequences . If you dare to do something, you do something which requires a lot of courage.