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He is big and bold at his fences and that will get him far. The Sun (2016)It's the perfect base for bold colour. Times, Sunday Times (2017) Big plans and bold choices should work out brilliantly now that ruling planet Mars is in your sign. The Sun (2017)It was a bold move. The Sun (2016)A drink or dinner if you're feeling bold. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet see how she pulls offthe bright, bold make-up colours shown here with such freshness. Times, Sunday Times (2017)With the lightest of touches, he layers luxurious fabrics, bold colours and pattern on pattern. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A photographic survey spanning the career of the pioneering American known for his bold use of colour and his vivid and mysteriously poetic images. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The bold and bright interior design, which has been heavily inspired by pop art, has given the house its biggest transformation yet. The Sun (2016)Real ministry requires imaginative and bold leadership. Christianity Today (2000)He is bold and clear about his beliefs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Yet some investors may hope for bolder moves. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The appetite for bigger and bolder bets grew larger. Times, Sunday Times (2009)We need to look at bold colours. The Sun (2012)Opening a restaurant that goes against the grain of current fashions is a bold move. Times, Sunday Times (2016)You are also ready to take a bold step into a new working world. The Sun (2007)You will feel bolder and luckier in all you do. The Sun (2008)Simple blocks of colour such as these look bold and dramatic. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Bold designs really suit her as she is so slim up top. The Sun (2007)Many engineers were worried about this bold feature. Plane Speaking - a personal view of aviation history (1991)So when high street banks suddenly stopped lending to companies last autumn it quickly became clear that bold action was required. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Dress up for the office party in sequins and suits or go casual in bold brights for a festive drink with friends. The Sun (2015)The lines are confident and bold; the animals are vital and alive. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We are backing bold stripes, metallic leathers and bold colourful prints. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The new man was bold, ambitious and confident. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We commend the current government and its predecessor for taking the bold and courageous step to seek to build a new national network. Times, Sunday Times (2011)His initial step was one of simple, bold imaginative engagement. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)A bold, daring piece of storytelling. Times, Sunday Times (2012)As sitcom premises go, it is bold and daring - but not that funny. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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British English: bold ADJECTIVE
Someone who is bold is not afraid to do things which involve risk or danger.
He became a bold, daring rebel.
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