What does brazen mean?

Definitions for brazen
ˈbreɪ zənbrazen

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. audacious, barefaced, bodacious, bald-faced, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, insolentadjective

    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. brazenverb

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

  3. brazenverb

    face with defiance or impudence

    "brazen it out"

Wiktionary

  1. brazenverb

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

  2. brazenadjective

    Pertaining to, made of, or resembling brass.

  3. brazenadjective

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

  4. brazenadjective

    Extremely strong; impenetrable.

  5. brazenadjective

    Impudent, immodest, or shameless.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brazenadjective

    pertaining to, made of, or resembling, brass

  2. Brazenadjective

    sounding harsh and loud, like resounding brass

  3. Brazenadjective

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

  4. Brazenverb

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

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brazen in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brazen in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of brazen in a Sentence

  1. Peter Harrell:

    They usually at least make an effort to repaint the sign, even if it is the same address and same cast of characters in front of you, operating 10 years without changing the name, that's pretty brazen.

  2. 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.

  3. Jordan Uhl:

    Pete Buttigieg tried to fashion Pete Buttigieg as someone more progressive on the outset and is now caving, you could say similar things about Joe Biden, but Pete is much more brazen about it.

  4. Alex Villanueva:

    This is how brazen this operation was.

  5. Peter Kidd:

    In my view, the first episode in the priest's sacristy involved a brazen and forceful sexual attack on the two victims, the acts were sexually graphic. Both victims were visibly and audibly distressed during this offending.

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

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