Synonyms and Antonyms of bold
- Our youngest brother was the boldest one in the family, instantly taking to everything from skiing to skateboarding.
- Would it be too bold of me to suggest a change?
- an interior decorator who likes to use bold colors
- a bold child who interrupts the adults at his parents' parties
arrogant, bumptious, complacent, conceited, egoistic (also egoistical), egomaniacal, egotistic (or egotistical), highfalutin (also hifalutin), high-and-mighty, high-hat, hoity-toity, important, overweening, pompous, prideful, proud, self-asserting, self-assertive, self-complacent, self-conceited, self-important, self-satisfied, smug, uppity, vain, vainglorious
- The advanced climbers chose a bold cliff to test themselves.
- the bold explorers who will someday journey to other planets
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