brazenness


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behavior marked by a bold defiance of the proprieties and lack of shame

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The brazenness displayed on both sides of this dirty transaction is breathtaking.
Whatever the case, the brazenness of some recent crimes suggests some drastic measures in selective cases are required.
Was the brazenness of the Hillsborough cover-up born in Orgreave five years earlier?
He didn't have the ideological confidence required to actually fight for liberalism, or the brazenness required to really tear the Republicans apart.
The Army chief said the brazenness of the act shocked him out of his wits.
But before we get to that, conscience compels that we note the upwards of 200 Syrians killed in President Assad's shelling of the restive city of Homsan attack whose comparison, by President Obama, to Assad's father's massacre of tens of thousands 30 years ago overstated the amount of dead but if anything understated the sheer brazenness of attacking rebellious civilians as the world is debating whether to tell you to stop.
Nevertheless, they were stunned by the brazenness of the Mossad's efforts.
My showmanship just comes literally from breakdancing," he says, though he also credits his brazenness to "a few drinks.
Hopefully, the brazenness of the UC-Davis officers, and the predictable fallout, will serve as a warning to police agencies in other cities who are dealing with Occupy Wall Street protests and other forms of civil disobedience.
The scary judge told her: "I see a level of brazenness with 'Let me see what I can get away with here'.
But, lets be clear, the brazenness and bravado that was so often publically displayed during these negotiations has now given way to, at least publically, consensus building and conciliation.
Frontier women typically didn't carry a gun, straddle a horse, or talk back with such brazenness.
You also need to possess a mass of body confidence and sheer social brazenness to contemplate wandering around a strange room picking and choosing a sex partner.
powerful authoritarian regimes acted with increased brazenness in 2010.
However venerable and well-loved Harry may be, it's become clear that Mickey's brazenness brings these books a new brio.