brash


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brash 1

 (brăsh)
adj. brash·er, brash·est
1. Presumptuously forward; impudent: "She couldn't imagine anyone being happy with this loud, brash, opinionated businessman" (Anne Bartlett). See Synonyms at shameless.
2. Hasty or unrestrained without regard for consequences: "his brash, ill-considered attacks on members of his own party" (Susan Dunn).
3. Arresting, pronounced, or ostentatious: brash plaids.
4. Brittle: brash timbers.

[Possibly imitative (influenced by rash) or from brash, attack.]

brash′ly adv.
brash′ness n.

brash 2

 (brăsh)
n.
A mass or pile of rubble, refuse, or fragments, as of stone, brush, or ice.

[Perhaps an alteration of French brèche, breach in a wall, from Italian breccia; see breccia.]

brash

(bræʃ)
adj
1. tastelessly or offensively loud, showy, or bold
2. hasty; rash
3. impudent
[C19: perhaps influenced by rash1]
ˈbrashly adv
ˈbrashness n

brash

(bræʃ)
n
loose rubbish, such as broken rock, hedge clippings, etc; debris
[C18: of unknown origin]

brash

(bræʃ)
n
(Pathology) pathol another name for heartburn
[C16: perhaps of imitative origin]

brash

(bræʃ)

adj. -er, -est,
n. adj.
1. impertinent; impudent; tactless: a brash young man.
2. hasty; rash; impetuous.
3. energetic or spirited, esp. in an irreverent way; zesty: a brash new musical.
4. (esp. of wood) brittle.
n.
5. a mass of loose fragments, as of ice.
[1400–50; late Middle English brass(c)he a slap, crash]
brash′ly, adv.
brash′ness, n.

brash

- A euphemism for vomit.
See also related terms for vomit.

Brash

 a mass of fragments or debris; a sudden outburst of rain.
Examples: brash of bitter waters, 1856; of hedge clippings; of ice, 1837; of rain, 1849; of twigs; of stone; of wooing, 1724.

brash

A mass of rubble or stone fragments.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.brash - offensively bold; "a brash newcomer disputed the age-old rules for admission to the club"; "a nervy thing to say"
forward - used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty; "a forward child badly in need of discipline"

brash

brash

adjective
Translations
وقح، صفيق، متهوّر
drzýneomalený
selvhævdende
frakkur
bezkaunīgs

brash

[bræʃ] ADJ (brasher (compar) (brashest (superl)))
1. (= over-confident) → presuntuoso; (= rash) → impetuoso
2. (= crude) [colour] → chillón; [taste] → vulgar

brash

[ˈbræʃ] adjeffronté(e)

brash

adj (+er)nassforsch, dreist; (= tasteless) colour etclaut, aufdringlich

brash

[bræʃ] adj (impudent) → sfrontato/a, sfacciato/a

brash

(brӕʃ) adjective
cheekily self-confident and impolite. a brash young man.
References in classic literature ?
Must say you're almighty brash with your chewin' tobacco," Long Jim grinned.
The falls has been there sence the beginnin' o' time, an' I cal'late they'll be there till the end on 't; so you needn't 'a' been in sech a brash to git a sight of 'em.
When I got to camp I warn't feeling very brash, there warn't much sand in my craw; but I says, this ain't no time to be fooling around.
You listen to me talk before you up and do anything brash.
Brash came out of the shadows partly because he is convinced he can win, but also because he believes the party, and the public, are owed a debt of honesty.
Dr Brash said "I have been invited to seek nomination for the National Party as a candidate in the upcoming General Election, and I have decided to accept that invitation.
Following the bank's latest comprehensive review of the outlook for inflation, Brash raised the official cash rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 5.
As well as admitting three counts of house burglary, Brash also asked for three further offences to be taken into consideration when he appeared at Cardiff Crown Court.
Gradually, though, the brash young college kid began to handle it.
com/young-restless-spoilers-victoria-makes-decision-about-brash-sassys-future-2561527) Victoria Makes A Decision About Brash And Sassy's Future On "The Young And The Restless"
Brash has displayed their quality at the London International Horse Show this week, highlighted by a brilliant victory for Hello M'Lady in the H&M Ivy Stakes.
Olympic team gold medallist Brash was fifth with his London 2012 horse Hello Sanctos, while Funnell finished sixth on Billy Congo.