Brazened
Brazen Bra"zen, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brazened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brazening}.] To carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through. [1913 Webster]

Sabina brazened it out before Mrs. Wygram, but inwardly she was resolved to be a good deal more circumspect. --W. Black. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • brazened — Cleveland Dialect List impudent, without modesty …   English dialects glossary

  • brazened — bra·zen || breɪzn v. face with impudence, be defiant, be insolent adj. brass, metallic; insolent, impudent …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Brazen — Bra zen, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brazened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brazening}.] To carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through. [1913 Webster] Sabina brazened it out before Mrs. Wygram, but inwardly she was resolved to be a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brazening — Brazen Bra zen, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brazened}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Brazening}.] To carry through impudently or shamelessly; as, to brazen the matter through. [1913 Webster] Sabina brazened it out before Mrs. Wygram, but inwardly she was resolved to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ἀχάλκωτον — ἀχάλκωτος not brazened masc/fem acc sg ἀχάλκωτος not brazened neut nom/voc/acc sg …   Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

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