What does Bold mean?

Bold meaning in General Dictionary

to produce strong or bold

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  • becoming otherwise become bold
  • Forward to meet risk venturesome daring perhaps not timorous or shrinking from danger brave courageous
  • extremely steep; having a prominent and practically vertical forward
  • obvious and distinct
  • fearless and daring
  • a typeface with thick hefty outlines
  • toward satisfy risk; venturesome; daring; perhaps not timorous or shrinking from risk; courageous; courageous.
  • Exhibiting or needing character and contempt of danger; prepared with nerve; daring; strenuous.
  • In a negative sense, also ahead; using undue liberties; over assuming or confident; lacking correct modesty or restraint; rude; impudent.
  • significantly overstepping typical bounds, or conventional rules, as in art, literary works, etc.; using liberties in structure or phrase; since, the figures of an author tend to be strong.
  • Standing prominently out to see; markedly conspicuous; striking the eye; in high relief.
  • Steep; abrupt; prominent.
  • To make bold or bold.
  • becoming or come to be strong.

Bold meaning in Etymology Dictionary

Old English beald (West Saxon), bald (Anglian) "bold, brave, confident, strong," from Proto-Germanic *balthaz (cognates: Old tall German bald "bold, swift," in brands such Archibald, Leopold, Theobald; Gothic bal


Bold meaning in Computer Science Dictionary

strong, bold-face, or strong font is any text that is darkened to help emphasize a remark or remark. As an example, it is strong text. If for example the browser supports bold text, the previous words "bold text" must have experienced bold lettering.


Bold - German to English

submarine bubble target [Br.] [WW II German sonar decoy for submarines]


Bold meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) toward fulfill danger; venturesome; daring; perhaps not timorous or shrinking from threat; brave; courageous.

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  • (letter.) Exhibiting or requiring spirit and contempt of risk; prepared with courage; daring; energetic.
  • (letter.) In a negative sense, too ahead; using undue liberties; over assuming or confident; lacking appropriate modesty or discipline; rude; impudent.
  • (letter.) significantly overstepping normal bounds, or traditional guidelines, such as art, literary works, etc.; taking liberties in composition or expression; as, the numbers of an author are strong.
  • (n.) Standing prominently out to view; markedly conspicuous; hitting the eye; in large relief.
  • (letter.) Steep; abrupt; prominent.
  • (v. t.) To help make bold or bold.
  • (v. i.) becoming or be strong.

Sentence Examples with the word Bold

By the marriage of Mary, only daughter of Charles the Bold of Burgundy to Maximilian, archduke of Austria, 1477, the grand mastership of the order came to the house of Habsburg and, with the Netherlands provinces, to Spain in 1504 on the accession of Philip, Maximilian's son, to Castile.

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