What does brash mean?

Definitions for brashbræʃ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word brash.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. brash, cheeky, nervy(adj)

    offensively bold

    "a brash newcomer disputed the age-old rules for admission to the club"; "a nervy thing to say"


  1. brash(Noun)

    Leaf litter of small leaves and little twigs as found under a hedge.

  2. brash(Adjective)

    impetuous or rash

  3. brash(Adjective)

    insensitive or tactless

  4. brash(Adjective)

    impudent or shameless

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brash(adj)

    hasty in temper; impetuous

  2. Brash(adj)

    brittle, as wood or vegetables

  3. Brash(noun)

    a rash or eruption; a sudden or transient fit of sickness

  4. Brash(noun)

    refuse boughs of trees; also, the clippings of hedges

  5. Brash(noun)

    broken and angular fragments of rocks underlying alluvial deposits

  6. Brash(noun)

    broken fragments of ice

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Brash

    brash, n. broken and angular fragments of rock which occasionally form the basement bed of alluvial deposits: fragments of crushed ice: clippings of hedges or trees.—adj. Brash′y. [Prob. Fr. brèche.]

  2. Brash

    brash, n. a slight attack of illness: an eructation or belching of acid water from the stomach—water-brash: a sudden burst of rain: (obs.) an attack.—v.t. to disturb. [Scot.; prob. onomatopœic.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brash in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brash in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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Translations for brash

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • безсрамен, нетактичен, стремителен, нахален, необмисленBulgarian
  • dreist, taktlos, ungezogen, ungestümGerman
  • tosco, irreflexivo, precipitadoSpanish
  • culotté, irréfléchi, gonflé, agressifFrench
  • nietaktownyPolish
  • нахальный, бесстыдный, бестактный, стремительный, нечувствительныйRussian
  • bezcitný, netaktnýSlovak
  • terbiyesiz, utanmadanTurkish

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