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bohld nuhs

  • n  the trait of being willing to undertake things that involve risk or danger
    the proposal required great boldness
  • n  impudent aggressiveness
    I couldn't believe her boldness
  • n  the quality of standing out strongly and distinctly

  • But Obama's is a determinedly conservative boldness.
  • Blame our political system, which Al Gore recently described as "sclerotic at a time when these crises require boldness.
  • But the Fed's boldness has raised troubling questions about financial risk, moral hazard and the role of regulators that will occupy Wall Street and Washington for years to come.
News & Articles

  • Photographer Doug Tomlinson among talented artists at 30th July Art Festival in Breckenridge
    Special to the Daily Photographer Doug Tomlinson's stunning images capture wildlife and landscapes with boldness and beauty. Special to the Daily Local photographer Doug Tomlinson describes himself as having a passion for nature and the outdoors.
    July 6, 2013 - Summit Daily News
  • Local photographer among talented artists at 30th July Art Festival in Breckenridge
    Special to the Daily Photographer Doug Tomlinson's stunning images capture wildlife and landscapes with boldness and beauty. Special to the Daily Local photographer Doug Tomlinson describes himself as having a passion for nature and the outdoors.
    July 6, 2013 - Summit Daily News
  • Long-lived mice are less active
    ( University of Zurich ) Female mice with a high life expectancy are less active and less explorative. They also eat less than their fellow females with a lower life expectancy. Behavioral biologists from the University of Zurich reveal that there is a correlation between longevity and personality for female house mice, and a minimum amount of boldness is necessary for them to survive.
    July 5, 2013 - EurekAlert!
Quotes

  • Bao Tong in Ninemsn
    Only if the central (government) sits down for dialogue with the Dalai Lama and shows great wisdom, great decisiveness and great boldness of vision, the Lhasa incident can be handled well,Bao wrote in a statement e-mailed to Reuters.
  • Barack Obama in AFP
    I appreciate the boldness of your question...... that will not be my job strategy,a smiling Obama told a Pennsylvania student who suggested the unorthodox move.
  • Fabio Capello in International Herald Tribune
    I hope we have finally knocked the monkey off our back,Capello said in reference to fears that England would continue to struggle. "Victory was important, because we had lost the English spirit, our aggressiveness, the boldness, our...

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