Synonyms of audacity in English:

audacity


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noun

1‘he was a traveller of extraordinary audacity’

SYNONYMS
boldness, daring, fearlessness, intrepidity, bravery, courage, courageousness, valour, valorousness, heroism, pluck, recklessness
adventurousness, enterprise, dynamism, spirit, mettle, confidence
informal guts, gutsiness, spunk, grit
British informal bottle, ballsiness
North American informal moxie, cojones, sand
vulgar slang balls
rare venturousness, temerariousness
ANTONYMS

timidity

2‘he had the audacity to contradict me’

SYNONYMS
impudence, impertinence, insolence, presumption, presumptuousness, forwardness, cheek, cheekiness, impoliteness, unmannerliness, bad manners, rudeness, effrontery, nerve, gall, brazenness, brashness, shamelessness, pertness, defiance, boldness, temerity
informal brass, brass neck, neck, face, cockiness
British informal sauce
Scottish informal snash
North American informal sass, sassiness, nerviness, chutzpah
informal, dated hide
British informal, dated crust
archaic malapertness
rare procacity, assumption
ANTONYMS

politeness