A Mercury-Jupiter merger urges you to put your boldest, unabridged ideas out there, and watch them catch like wildfire.
Yet American fiscal reformers—including the boldest of them, Republican Rep. Paul Ryan—tend to steer clear of the P word.
Mad Men's best scene of the year; Lost's boldest moment; Dexter's family values.
It is the biggest, the boldest, the most visible, and indeed the only monument in town.
“I want to talk to you about my girls, my little girls,” she began, as direct and resolute as the boldest first responder.
Pindar was the boldest, the most fervid and the most sublime.
Here a surprise was in store for the boldest Three Eighter going.
Wyverne had held his own before this with the best and boldest of half the capitals in Europe.
They got out of his way when he came along; nor did the boldest of them ever dare to rob him of his meat.
The conduct of its merchants is marked by the boldest speculations and the most gigantic projects.
Old English beald (West Saxon), bald (Anglian) "bold, brave, confident, strong," from Proto-Germanic *balthaz (cf. Old High German bald "bold, swift," in names such as Archibald, Leopold, Theobald; Gothic balþei "boldness;" Old Norse ballr "frightful, dangerous"), perhaps from PIE *bhol-to- suffixed form of *bhel- (2) "to blow, swell" (see bole).
Of flavors (coffee, etc.) from 1829. The noun meaning "those who are bold" is from c.1300. Old French and Provençal baut "bold," Italian baldo "bold, daring, fearless" are Germanic loan-words.