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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ted Cruz:

    I like Donald Trump. I think he's terrific, I think he's brash, I think he speaks the truth.

  2. Michael Cunningham:

    He wants to look like the brash young guy who is taking the world by storm...He wears this Beatles style haircut, but it doesn't quite work.

  3. Paul Hutchins ':

    I knew he would be really good but never imagined that good, brash, confident and so talented were my thoughts sitting on the side of the court.

  4. Kevin Gillespie:

    Gunshow is brash and masculine and over the top. And it doesn't care whether you like it in many ways. And it's kind of obnoxious, and it's very much me, revival is much more gracious. It's your grandmother's home, and she's going to do anything she can to make you happy and get you fed.

  5. Mickey Mehta:

    Today life is going through unstable paces, animals slaved in cages and food exhibited in show-cases. We eat trash, our language is brash, life is a dash and humanity is about to crash. Black is cash, party is a bash and cleansing is just a splash. Wake up, come back to nature or else a human being will just be reduced to a caricature . Let your life be naturalized, get MickeyMized.

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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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