The state or quality of being strong
- the trait of being happy to undertake things that involve threat or danger
- the grade of standing out highly and distinctly
- impudent aggressiveness
- The state or quality of becoming bold.
(letter.) The state or quality of being strong.
During the course of the siege Tantia Topi, the most capable native leader of the Mutiny, arrived with a fresh force of 20,000 men, and threatened the British camp; but Sir Hugh Rose, with a boldness which only success could justify, divided his force, and while still maintaining the siege of the fort, attacked Tantia Topi with only 150o men and completely routed him.