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braver than dick tracy

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braver than Dick Tracy

adjective phrase

Audacious; too brave for one's own good; ballsy, gutsy

[1980s+; fr the stoic detective hero of a comic strip, whose courage was acknowledged when Al Capp satirized him as Fearless Fosdick]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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