Pronunciation of Brass
/bɹˈas/, /bɹˈas/, /b_ɹ_ˈa_s/
Synonyms for brass:
lettuce, Impudency, stringed instrument, sterling, chromium, fool's gold, cabbage, manganese, gelt, wind instrument, license, aluminum, gunmetal, uppishness, nickel, pyrites, cobalt, superconductor, overconfidence, pushiness, quicksilver, tungsten, brazenness, cheekiness, magnet, mazuma, sassiness, uppityness, percussion, long green, bauxite, strontium, tinplate, sauciness, nerviness, chutzpah, barium, incivility, musical instrument, rhythm section, presumptuousness, consort, moola, lodestone, potassium, woodwind.
administration (of an estate).
Other synonyms and related words:
establishment, disposal, hardiness, assumption, quicksilver, case, strikingness, percussion, plaque, copper, incivility, jack, alto, boldness, nerviness, facial expression, institution, pushiness, Familiarity, insolence, gelt, brazen, aluminum, typeface, hardihood, audacity, mettle, lodestone, grimace, discourtesy, green, constitution, organisation, cabbage, brashness, brass section, effrontery, silver, governance, wind instrument, human face, pertness, platinum, gunmetal, disrespect, impudence, brazenness, uppityness, cheek, woodwind, sassiness, impertinence, tungsten, validation, formation, sauciness, audaciousness, aspect, overconfidence, mazuma, lettuce, nerve, lamp, personage, currency, forwardness, bread, government activity, instrument, dough, long green, lucre, presidential term, wampum, shamelessness, memorial tablet, Impudency, nickel, judicature, giving medication, presidency, cheekiness, gold, face, lead, temerity, rudeness, bauxite, buttock, money, organization, sauce, daring, barium, font, look, heart, governing body, uppishness, chutzpah, cash, cobalt, spunk, consort, tenor, chromium, gall, expression, presumption, moola, nervus, fount, arrangement, presumptuousness, crust, governing, government, system, ecesis, Brassiness, side.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
audaciousness, sauciness, chutzpah, overconfidence, cheekiness, chromium, assumption, presumptuousness, discourtesy, rudeness, sauce, uppishness, bauxite, Cast iron, Familiarity, brazenness, gall, Impudency, barium, forwardness, sassiness, uppityness, crust, disrespect, pertness, brashness, nerviness, incivility, aluminum, pushiness.
Sense 4 (noun)
impulsiveness; nerve (noun)
Usage examples for brass:
- I dreamed," she added, pointing to the brass, " that I was that lady and- oh! - "Love Eternal", H. Rider Haggard.
- Why is it that brass is caused to float in this way, when it sank so rapidly in the form of a solid square? - "Boys' Book of Model Boats", Raymond Francis Yates.
- The detective was intently studying the brass lock of the door through his powerful glass. - "The Monk of Hambleton", Armstrong Livingston.