bold

Part of speech: adverb

BOLDLY.

Part of speech: noun

BOLDNESS.

Part of speech: adjective

Possessing, showing, or requiring courage; fearless; audacious; impudent.

Part of speech: adjective

Striking; vigorous; prominent.

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Usage examples "bold":

  1. The bold soldier boy. - "Ulysses", James Joyce.
  2. He was alone with the widow, and having been made bold by wine, had an opportunity of fighting his battle, than which none better could ever be found. - "Can You Forgive Her?", Anthony Trollope.
  3. As there were now soldiers within a mile of his farm, Peter's father thought the Indians would not be so bold as to come there. - "Stories of American Life and Adventure", Edward Eggleston.