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brazen
used in The Adventures of Augie March

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Definition
unrestrained by convention or propriety
  • Toward these, heartiness or brazening wasn't indicated, but what was necessary was to prove that in addition to everything he was also a lover.
    Chapter 11 (52% in)
  • We brazened our way into a movie and sat in the back row; here the sound got him even worse, and I was afraid he'd blow his top.
    Chapter 15 (56% in)
  • Even the big brazen Wall Street louse with his suckers full of blood did more good in the form of a devil than these rich men who were worried, he said, like everybody else.
    Chapter 21 (90% in)

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