- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||reckless or foolish boldness; rash disregard of danger.
He'd done risky things in the past, but no one thought he had the temerity to set out to scale the mountain alone.
- brashness, foolhardiness, hardihood, rashness, recklessness
- similar words:
- audacity, brazenness, impetuosity