brazen-faced


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brazen-faced

adj
shameless or impudent

bra′zen-faced`



adj.
openly shameless; impudent.
[1565–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.brazen-faced - unrestrained by convention or proprietybrazen-faced - unrestrained by convention or propriety; "an audacious trick to pull"; "a barefaced hypocrite"; "the most bodacious display of tourism this side of Anaheim"- Los Angeles Times; "bald-faced lies"; "brazen arrogance"; "the modern world with its quick material successes and insolent belief in the boundless possibilities of progress"- Bertrand Russell
unashamed - used of persons or their behavior; feeling no shame
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brazen-faced

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--On the city of the obtrusive, the brazen-faced, the pen-demagogues and tongue-demagogues, the overheated ambitious:--
At last the minute-hand of the old-fashioned brazen-faced timepiece was on the last quarter to eight, and there was every reason for its being time to get ready for departure.
Dost thou presume To approach my doors, thou brazen-faced rogue, My murderer and the filcher of my crown?
The good ships Law and Equity, those teak-built, copper-bottomed, iron- fastened, brazen-faced, and not by any means fast-sailing clippers are laid up in ordinary.
That brazen-faced hussy who calls herself Lady Clarinda is married, and she sends him nosegays three times a week!
The two great merits of a stage proprietor, in England (judging by the rare applause of his cultivated customers), consisted in spending plenty of money on his scenery, and in hiring plenty of brazen-faced women to exhibit their bosoms and their legs.
However, PDP wasn't this brazen-faced in its assault on morality and basic decency.