audaciousness


audaciousness
(Roget's Thesaurus II) noun 1. Willingness to take risks: adventuresomeness, adventurousness, audacity, boldness, daredevilry, daredeviltry, daring, daringness, venturesomeness, venturousness. See SAFETY. 2. The state or quality of being impudent or arrogantly self-confident: assumption, audacity, boldness, brashness, brazenness, cheek, cheekiness, chutzpah, discourtesy, disrespect, effrontery, face, familiarity, forwardness, gall1, impertinence, impudence, impudency, incivility, insolence, nerve, nerviness, overconfidence, pertness, presumptuousness, pushiness, rudeness, sassiness, sauciness. Informal: brass, crust, sauce, uppishness, uppityness. See ATTITUDE, COURTESY.

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  • audaciousness — noun a) Risky or daring behaviour. b) impudence Syn: audacity See Also: audacious …   Wiktionary

  • audaciousness — n. boldness, daring, fearlessness, impudence …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • audaciousness — au·da·cious·ness …   English syllables

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