Overbold
Overbold O`ver*bold", a. Excessively or presumptuously bold; impudent. --Shak. -- {O"ver*bold"ly}, adv. [1913 Webster]

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  • overbold — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • overbold — adj. excessively bold. * * * adjective improperly forward or bold don t be fresh with me impertinent of a child to lecture a grownup an impudent boy given to insulting strangers Don t get wise with me! • Syn: ↑fresh, ↑impertinent, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • overbold — adjective Too bold; impertinent or overreaching. I hope it wasnt overbold of me to finish writing your letter for you …   Wiktionary

  • overbold — adj.; overboldly, adv.; overboldness, n. * * * …   Universalium

  • overbold — adj. too forward, too brash …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overbold — adjective excessively bold …   English new terms dictionary

  • overbold — /oʊvəˈboʊld/ (say ohvuh bohld) adjective bold to an excessive degree. –overboldly, adverb –overboldness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

  • Overboldly — Overbold O ver*bold , a. Excessively or presumptuously bold; impudent. Shak. {O ver*bold ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • overboldly — overboldˈly (↑boldly) adv(5) • • • Main Entry: ↑over …   Useful english dictionary

  • ὑπέρτολμον — ὑπέρτολμος overbold masc/fem acc sg ὑπέρτολμος overbold neut nom/voc/acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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