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Origin of temerity
Words nearby temerity
Example sentences from the Web for temerity
Should the caller have the temerity to ask where they were, the phone call would be quietly ended.The Bookstore That Bewitched Mick Jagger, John Lennon, and Greta Garbo|Felice Picano|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some time ago, I wrote a blog post in which I had the temerity to question the validity of chronic Lyme diagnoses.Predator Doctors Take Advantage of Patients With ‘Chronic Lyme’ Scam|Russell Saunders|September 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Stalin-worship aside, he had the temerity to tell truths about Hitler and his war machine that many others preferred to ignore.
Just two weeks ago, The New York Times Magazine had the temerity to ask, “Has the Libertarian Moment Finally Arrived?”
Nor is it where the gunman then viciously pistol whips his victim repeatedly for having the temerity not to die.Bronx Gunman Shot His Friend, Didn’t Spill His Drink|Michael Daly|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Who would have the temerity, in such an hour, to oppose the affectionate demonstration?Madame Roland, Makers of History|John S. C. Abbott
The temerity of Westmacott, whose nature was notoriously timid, had surprised him for a moment.
And his friends gasped at his temerity and trembled for him, not knowing what grounds he had for counting himself unassailable.
And he would cower in the background blushing his absurd little blushes at his second-hand temerity.Blazed Trail Stories|Stewart Edward White
Beginning an uncouth lad, he became a sea fighter whose temerity outranks all.Historic Fredericksburg|John T. Goolrick