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.'"
National Trust ecologist Peter Brash found Mendips' garden full of wildlife Picture: CHRISTIAN PETERSEN; A beetle found at Mendips; Beatle John Lennon
Maher, who along with Brash helped Britain win team gold at London 2012, leads the individual competition following a successive clear round aboard Explosion W.
With half an hour left Lok full-back Grant Evans went on a sublime run before his lovely reverse ball found Brash who drilled into the bottom corner.
Brash, a former Reserve Bank Governor and Opposition Leader, was due to speak to the Politics Society tomorrow.
Mr Brash suffered a broken left knee and left hip - which was replaced - a broken sternum plus six broken ribs and spent three months in hospital.
BRASH! Magazine recently released its Sept/Oct '17 issue featuring indie R&B/Pop artist Teraj.
While Ashley (Eileen Davidson) quickly assumed that it was an inside job and Phyllis was working for their enemy, Jack deduced that his ex-wife wasn't actually aware of what happened-and the hack was orchestrated by their brother, Billy (Jason Thompson), so he could make Brash and Sassy more successful.