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Audaciousness  n.  The quality of being audacious; impudence; audacity.

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"Audaciousness" Quotes from Famous Books

... all this time. My blame was indeed turned inward. Sometimes, too, I was half-frighted at his audaciousness: at others, had the less inclination to interrupt him, being excessively fatigued, and my spirits sunk to nothing, with a view even of the best prospects with such ...
— Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9) • Samuel Richardson

... indictment to hang on such debatable evidence. Its audaciousness fairly takes one's breath away. Our heaviest battery is turned against ourselves. Every cherished dream of the good time coming goes up at a blast. Instead of freedom at last to do that for which we are made, and to fit into the niche where we belong, we are shown a State's-prison. ...
— The Arena - Volume 4, No. 20, July, 1891 • Various

... recital a typical illustration of Germany's lack of humanitarian instincts. The vessel, torpedoed off the coast of Ireland, went to the bottom of the ocean, carrying to death more than 1150 persons, many of them prominent Americans. With an audaciousness which has no counterpart in the history of civilized warfare, German agents in the United States had caused advertisements to be printed in the public press, warning citizens against sailing on the vessel, and advised that she was in danger of ...
— Kelly Miller's History of the World War for Human Rights • Kelly Miller

Words linked to "Audaciousness" :   daring, hardiness, nerve, cheek, presumption, face, hardihood, audacious, boldness, effrontery, brass, audacity, assumption, presumptuousness

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