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make bold

verb as in presume

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He launched Brave New Films in 2006 to make bold documentaries by accepting donations for funding and taking no compensation.

Like Bush in 2000, Obama sees his election as a chance to make bold changes to government.

May her dear shade pardon this belated blossom, which I make bold to lay upon her grave!

I make bold to state that no man of all the men who walk the earth with me ever suffer fear of like kind and degree.

“Yes; and I shall make bold to bring in a shrimp to tea,” said Henderson, seizing hold of Eden.

To you I will make bold to state so much positively, though it would be foolish, perhaps, to do so to others.

I once more must make bold, sir, To trench upon your patience.


On this page you'll find 92 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to make bold, such as: adventure, attempt, brave, endanger, endeavor, and gamble.

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