Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Audacity (Page: 100)

Au*dac"i*ty (?), n.

1. Daring spirit, resolution, or confidence; venturesomeness.

The freedom and audacity necessary in the commerce of men. Tatler.

2. Reckless daring; presumptuous impudence; -- implying a contempt of law or moral restraints.

With the most arrogant audacity. Joye.