a demanding or stimulating situation
"they reacted irrationally to the challenge of Russian power"
a call to engage in a contest or fight
questioning a statement and demanding an explanation
"his challenge of the assumption that Japan is still our enemy"
a formal objection to the selection of a particular person as a juror
a demand by a sentry for a password or identification
challenge, dispute, gainsay (verb)
take exception to
"She challenged his claims"
issue a challenge to
"Fischer challenged Spassky to a match"
ask for identification
"The illegal immigrant was challenged by the border guard"
challenge, take exception (verb)
raise a formal objection in a court of law
dare, daring (verb)
a challenge to do something dangerous or foolhardy
"he could never refuse a dare"
make bold, dare, presume (verb)
take upon oneself; act presumptuously, without permission
"How dare you call my lawyer?"
to be courageous enough to try or do something
"I don't dare call him", "she dares to dress differently from the others"
defy, dare (verb)
"I dare you!"
pot, grass, green goddess, dope, weed, gage, sess, sens, smoke, skunk, locoweed, Mary Jane (noun)
street names for marijuana
gauge, gage (verb)
a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
bet on, back, gage, stake, game, punt (verb)
place a bet on
"Which horse are you backing?"; "I'm betting on the new horse"