noun, plural ef·fron·ter·ies.
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Origin of effrontery
Words nearby effrontery
Example sentences from the Web for effrontery
Last July in Moscow, Magnitsky was given a posthumous punishment for his effrontery by being put on trial for tax evasion.
There was certainly some effrontery in such a statement, considering the solemn offer which had just been made by the envoys.The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84|John Lothrop Motley
And then he has the effrontery to compare my work with that bureau!Poor Relations|Compton Mackenzie
Nothing could be more perfect than her manner,—calm, without any effrontery; assured, and yet no sacrifice of delicacy.The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II)|Charles James Lever