Definitions for brazenˈbreɪ zən

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word brazen

Princeton's WordNet

  1. audacious, barefaced, bodacious, bald-faced, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, insolent(adj)

    unrestrained by convention or propriety

    "an audacious trick to pull"; "a barefaced hypocrite"; "the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times; "bald-faced lies"; "brazen arrogance"; "the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress"- Bertrand Russell

  2. brazen(verb)

    made of or resembling brass (as in color or hardness)

  3. brazen(verb)

    face with defiance or impudence

    "brazen it out"

Wiktionary

  1. brazen(Verb)

    To carry through in a brazen manner. Generally used with out or through.

  2. brazen(Adjective)

    Pertaining to, made of, or resembling brass.

  3. brazen(Adjective)

    Sounding harsh and loud, like brass cymbals or brass instruments.

  4. brazen(Adjective)

    Extremely strong; impenetrable.

  5. brazen(Adjective)

    Impudent, immodest, or shameless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brazen(adj)

    pertaining to, made of, or resembling, brass

  2. Brazen(adj)

    sounding harsh and loud, like resounding brass

  3. Brazen(adj)

    impudent; immodest; shameless; having a front like brass; as, a brazen countenance

  4. Brazen(verb)

    to carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jim Phillips:

    When he flinched in 2013 in the face of Assad’s regime brutal and brazen use of sarin gas against civilians, it only emboldened Assad to test U.S. resolve.

  2. Albert Einstein:

    There has already been published by the bucketfuls such brazen lies and utter fictions about me that I would long since have gone to my grave if I had let myself pay attention to that.

  3. Nancy Suarez:

    This sentence is the most unjust thing that has happened in the country, we're not scared, we want to fight for a free Venezuela. People are sick of queuing up, of brazen theft, of corruption.

  4. State John Kerry:

    Russia has engaged in an absolutely brazen and cynical process over these last days, we are talking about additional sanctions, about additional efforts, and I'm confident over the next days people will make it clear that we are not going to play this game.

  5. Carrie Severino:

    This President has been brazen about his willingness to take action that is normally reserved to Congress, the fact that the Court added the constitutional question means that some justices recognized that this is not a run of the mill act of prosecutorial discretion, but a novel and controversial power grab.

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Translations for brazen

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • бронзов, меденBulgarian
  • mosaznýCzech
  • dreistGerman
  • julkeaFinnish
  • dur comme de la pierre, brutal, aigue, grossière, grossier, cuivreux, éhontée, impénétrable, éhonté, brutale, aiguFrench
  • faccia di bronzo, squillante, ottone, ottonatoItalian
  • месинганMacedonian
  • brutaal, koperachtig, grof, schel, keihard, schaamteloos, ondoordringbaarDutch
  • descaradoPortuguese
  • бесстыжий, наглый, бессовестный, бронзовыйRussian
  • fräckSwedish

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