brashness


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Congen ( consul general Calcutta) comments that Nath speaks with such brashness, boastfulness, and at times niave ( sic) simplicity that one tends to discount it all.
Casi's voice is the combination of brashness and world-weary humanity you'd find on a cynic who'd been scratched to reveal the disappointed idealist beneath.
But it can be quite a culture shock if you're not ready for the brashness and noise that comes with it.
The other four are typical Frank - songs about subjects that actually matter ranging from low-key acoustics to up-and-at-them brashness.
Smith named his Scott-Heron remix album We're New Here after that, Smog's lessons of drunken brashness repurposed for young shyness.
Olmetti's gift for breathing life into diverse media tests the limits of boldness and brashness.
But without Bob's brashness the whole Band Aid thing would never have happened at all.
There's an argument, too, that I should take him on at his own game, go all Michael Moore and hope that for all my brashness, the fact that I have right on my side will see me through.
I say, right on to Savage's brashness in today's all-too-complacent gay community
They acquired him from Detroit just before the trade deadline, but Avery alienated some with his brashness and willingness to speak freely.
Who can deny there was overconfidence in how they approached Iraq, or brashness in their faith in the boundlessness of U.
The scenes ebb and flow between the sweetness of Cinderella and the stepsisters' brashness.