Boldly \Bold"ly\, adv. [AS. bealdl[=i]ce.] In a bold manner. [1913 Webster]

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  • boldly — adv. Boldly is used with these adjectives: ↑coloured, ↑patterned Boldly is used with these verbs: ↑assert, ↑declare, ↑execute, ↑march, ↑predict, ↑print, ↑proclaim, ↑speak, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • boldly — bold ► ADJECTIVE 1) confident and courageous. 2) dated audacious; impudent. 3) (of a colour or design) strong or vivid. 4) (of type) having thick strokes. ► NOUN ▪ a bold typeface. ● be so bold as to …   English terms dictionary

  • boldly — adverb with boldness, in a bold manner (Freq. 2) we must tackle these tasks boldly • Derived from adjective: ↑bold …   Useful english dictionary

  • boldly — adverb see bold I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • boldly — See bold. * * * …   Universalium

  • boldly — adverb In a bold manner; with confidence. To boldy go where no man has gone before …   Wiktionary

  • boldly — Synonyms and related words: arrantly, audaciously, blatantly, boldfacedly, bravely, brazenfacedly, brazenly, bulldoggishly, chivalrously, conspicuously, courageously, daringly, doughtily, fearlessly, flagrantly, gallantly, gamely, glaringly,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • boldly — (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [ Said of animate beings ] Syn. impetuously, headlong, intrepidly, fearlessly, with hardihood, recklessly, courageously, bravely, dauntlessly, daringly, forwardly, venturesomely, valiantly, stoutly, resolutely, brazenly,… …   English dictionary for students

  • boldly — adv. RG. 500, 19 …   Oldest English Words

  • boldly — adv. courageously, daringly …   English contemporary dictionary

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