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audacity

noun [U]
 
 
/ɔːˈdæsəti/
showing too much confidence in your behaviour in a way that other people find shocking or rude: And then he had the audacity to blame me for his mistake!Rude and cheekyRelating to sex and sexual desire
audacious
 
 
/ɔːˈdeɪʃəs/ adjective
Translations of “audacity”
in Korean 무례함…
in Arabic وَقاحة…
in Portuguese ousadia, audácia…
in Catalan atreviment…
in Japanese 尊大, 横柄…
in Italian audacia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 大膽, 勇氣…
in Russian наглость…
in Turkish cesurluk, yürekli davranış, kendine güveni olan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 大胆, 勇气…
in Polish zuchwałość, czelność…
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