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    unheard of daring

    At the magazine called "The Economist" I've read the following sentence:

    " And, with unheard-of daring, he sniped at political structures as well as pseudo-science."

    What's the meaning of "unheard of daring" ?

    Is "unheard of daring" an american idiom ?

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    Re: unheard of daring


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    #3

    Re: unheard of daring

    It means unprecedented boldness/courage.

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    #4

    Re: unheard of daring

    Note that the hyphen in "unheard-of" is vital. It makes "unheard-of" an adjective.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    #5

    Re: unheard of daring

    Very useful,

    thank you.

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    Re: unheard of daring

    You're a newbie, so you don't know. All you have to do to thank somebody is click Thanks. (You may thank me now.)


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