brazenness


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

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More fundamentally, the sheer brazenness with which the Saudi government had Khashoggi killed -- not to mention Western leaders' weak response -- has underscored for people around the world just how coldly calculated geopolitical machinations really are.
SANBWA is concerned about the brazenness of the scheme and grateful that the South African Police had uncovered this fraudulent operation.
The brazenness of the assault, which lasted several hours, suggested a new brand of militancy in a country where low-level strikes on police are common.
Just seven people were killed despite multiple blasts and a gunfight, five of them were the attackers themselves, but the brazenness of their siege suggested a new brand of militancy in a country where low-level strikes on police are common.
Even for a nation where political killings are common and impunity runs deep, the brazenness of the massacre sent shockwaves and forced then-President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to call in the army to disarm the Ampatuans' private militias and order the clan, which ruled the impoverished but vote-rich province, to surrender.
our roads with such brazenness, one can only rue the misfortune of the state for being governed by such individuals,"NC spokesman Junaid Mattu said.
The kidnappings reflect the growing ambition and brazenness of Boko Haram, which seeks to impose an Islamic state across Nigeria, Africa's most populous country.
"It was astounding in its breadth, its brazenness and its worldwide consequences."
"It was astounding in its breadth, its brazenness and its worldwide consequences." The fine, if approved by a US court, would be the highest ever for foreign bribery under the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
"The scope of the President's graft and corruption is staggering, not only due to the sheer number of occurrences thereof and the historic amounts of public funds involved, but also due to the brazenness and hubris with which he and his alter-egos committed the same," the group said.
It's their mangled feet, pecked heads and scabby wings, their brazenness about flapping up onto your table at an outdoor cafe and eating your cake crumbs, while giving you dysentery or the black death or something, they're so riddled with disease.
In last year's Flip Flop Report, German beachgoers led the world in one aspect of beach brazenness; a full 15% of Germans reported having sunbathed naked on a public beach.
The brazenness of the rebel raid, which followed successive blasts by two suicide bombers at a northern checkpoint, was a surprise to the French-led military operation, which had so far faced little real resistance from the Islamists.
CAG Vinod Rai, whose reports on irregularities in coal block allocations and 2G spectrum had created a major political storm, on Wednesday, deprecated the 'brazenness' with which the decisions were being taken, calling it 'appalling'.