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  • It will attract attention—but only to the immense audacity of Mr. Roark’s conceit.
  • The host, on this Sunday afternoon, wore a dark gray suit, correct as a uniform, and bedroom slippers of black patent leather trimmed with red; the slippers mocked the severe elegance of the suit, yet completed the elegance as an audacious anticlimax.
  • The emotions it suggests are of a different nature: arrogance, audacity, defiance, self-exaltation.

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  • It was an audacious act of piracy.
  • She had the audacity to tell me I am not good enough for him.

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