Word of the Week: Temerity

As in: “The town had a basketful of feelings good and bad about Joe’s positions and possessions, but none had the temerity to challenge him” (Hurston, 1937, p. 50).

Hurston, Z. N. (1937). Their Eyes Were Watching God. New York: HarperCollins.

For definitions of temerity, consult the Oxford English Dictionary.

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