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Definitions of Icarian
Soaring too high for safety, like Icarus; adventurous in flight. Webster Dictionary DB
Belonging to Icarus: adventurous or unfortunate in flight. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
Too venturesome in flight or enterprise. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
Adventurous; soaring too high for safety. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
[=i]-k[=a]'ri-an, adj. belonging to, or like, Icarus. [L. Icarius--Gr. Ikarios--Ikaros, who fell into the sea on his flight from Crete, his waxen wings being melted by the sun.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683