In fact, in Losing Ground, Murray boldly inverted the argument to explain the rise of an underclass.
Undaunted, Woolley and Allen boldly entered him in the Kentucky Derby when a slot in the 20-horse field opened up.
The funnel was roaring in the depths of the woods; William boldly pursued it for another half mile.
If the human race is to continue for another million years, we will have to boldly go where no one has gone before.
The project is at once boldly declarative and brilliantly porous to a place locked in flux.
Or, since now I was armed, why could I not boldly start an assault?
"I don't see it," John boldly asserted, though there was doubt in his mind.
Now then, to begin with her; and I boldly knocked at the door.
He put his belt with the pistols in it around his neck and stepped in boldly.
I looked her boldly in the face, and, in the conventual manner, gave her my blessing.
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.