effrontery Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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effronterynoun [U]

uk   /ɪˈfrʌn.tər.i/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/ formal
extremerudeness without any ​ability to ​understand that ​yourbehaviour is not ​acceptable to other ​people: He was ​silent all through the ​meal and then had the effrontery to ​complain that I ​lookedbored!
(Definition of effrontery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “effrontery”
in Spanish descaro…
in Vietnamese tính vô liêm sỉ…
in Malaysian sikap kurang ajar…
in Thai ความไร้ยางอาย…
in French effronterie…
in German die Frechheit…
in Chinese (Simplified) 厚颜无耻, 放肆…
in Indonesian kelancangan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 厚顔無恥, 放肆…
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