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gall -- as in: had the gall to
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  • A pestilent gall to me!
  • Which, like an engine, wrench’d my frame of nature From the fix’d place; drew from my heart all love, And added to the gall.

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  • She had the gall to ask for a raise.
  • all the greed and all the gall Is boiled away for once and all.
    Roald Dahl  --  Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

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