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Word of the day 11/9/11

Posted by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:42 PM
Kim
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Temerity:

Definition of TEMERITY

1
: unreasonable or foolhardy contempt of danger or opposition: rashnessrecklessness
2
: a rash or reckless act

In a sentence:

No one could believe she had the temerity to question the professor about his theories when his evidence was rock-solid.

  

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brieri
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 1:56 PM

Puts this word on the frig.

mp3mom
by Cherrie on Nov. 9, 2011 at 6:10 PM

 Great word.

midnghtsprnkle
by on Nov. 9, 2011 at 6:12 PM

Great word!

_Tam_
by Tam on Nov. 9, 2011 at 7:49 PM
Fun word!
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beanielips
by Silver Member on Nov. 9, 2011 at 8:11 PM
So a synonym would be "guts" or "gall"?
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