Mary's stubbornness is matched only by her sophistication, her boldness by her elegance.
Nevertheless, I want to encourage everyone to approach these reforms with boldness, courage, and caution.
I want to encourage everyone to approach these reforms with boldness, courage, and caution.
Gordon Brown remembers the boldness, bravery, and optimism of Nobel laureate Wangari Maathai.
They need to emulate the boldness with which the leading pay TV networks have sabotaged genre recipes.
So Calvin's eye saw in an instant, and he applauded Beza's boldness.
Agnar went to the chase, too, and showed his skill and boldness.
She was bold, but not brazen; hers seemed the boldness, the directness, of a child or a savage.
We have boldness, 'because as He is, so are we in this world'; and we are as He is, because we love and abide in Him.
The narrative of his voyages proves the boldness of his seamanship.
Old English beald (West Saxon), bald (Anglian) "bold, brave, confident, strong," from Proto-Germanic *balthaz (cf. Old High German bald "bold, swift," in names such as Archibald, Leopold, Theobald; Gothic balþei "boldness;" Old Norse ballr "frightful, dangerous"), perhaps from PIE *bhol-to- suffixed form of *bhel- (2) "to blow, swell" (see bole).
Of flavors (coffee, etc.) from 1829. The noun meaning "those who are bold" is from c.1300. Old French and Provençal baut "bold," Italian baldo "bold, daring, fearless" are Germanic loan-words.