cockiness : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n offensive boldness and assertiveness
News & Articles
- Leading Off: James, Heat begin to count titles
We rolled our eyes at the bravado and cockiness of LeBron James, flanked by new Miami Heat teammates Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade, while he counted the number of NBA titles they would win.
June 24, 2013 - The Sacramento Bee
- Lou Piniella in International Herald Tribune
You don't take things for granted,Cubs manager Lou Piniella said. "There are teams in our division that have the same aspirations we do. No cockiness. No false bravados, go out and play and earn it on the field and that's how you do it."
- Charlie Manuel in Gadsden Times (subscription)
It's OK if we back up what we talk about,Phillies manager Charlie Manuel said Thursday. "I don't see anything wrong with a little cockiness in yourself. But we have to deliver."
- Lastings Milledge in USA Today
You know what? I've been too low-key,said Milledge, who raised his average to .241. "I really haven't had any fire ever since I was going through my funk. I didn't have any cockiness when I'm out there, no swagger, no nothing. I think that...