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audacious
used in The Mill on the Floss

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bold and daring (inclined to take risks) — especially in violating social convention in a manner that could offend others
  • They were presently fetched to spend the rest of the evening in the drawing-room, and Maggie became so animated with Mr. Stelling, who, she felt sure, admired her cleverness, that Tom was rather amazed and alarmed at her audacity.
    2.1 -- Book 2 Chapter 1 -- Tom's "First Half" (86% in)

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