Definitions for brashbræʃ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

brashbræʃ(adj.; n.)-er, -est

  1. (adj.)impertinent; impudent; tactless:

    a brash young man.

  2. hasty; rash; impetuous.

  3. energetic or spirited, esp. in an irreverent way; zesty:

    a brash new musical.

  4. (esp. of wood) brittle.

  5. (n.)a mass of loose fragments, as of ice.

Origin of brash:

1400–50; late ME brass(c)he a slap, crash

brash′ness(n.)

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"

Wiktionary

  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


Translations for brash

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

brash(adjective)

cheekily self-confident and impolite

a brash young man.

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