Definition of brashness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈbræʃnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈbræʃnəs//
    [uncountable] (disapproving)
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  1. 1behaviour that is confident in an aggressive way an adolescent combination of brashness and shyness
  2. 2(British English) the quality of being too bright or too noisy in a way that is not attractive the brashness of a 1950s Hollywood musical