as bold as brass


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as bold as brass

with too much confidence He walked up to me bold as brass and asked if I had any spare change.
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Then I tried the Fulham Road, first to the west, then to the east, and in the end drove home to the flat as bold as brass.
Usually they're as bold as brass, but that's Yorkshire for you.
Yes, it may be difficult imagining the seemingly as bold as brass comedian being worried about anything, but seeing as she isn't a thespian by trade, it seemed that playing a nurse was causing a few palpitations.
She said: "He jumped over the back fence as bold as brass with a black sock hanging from his mouth.
This woman was as bold as brass and we can only presume she carefully planned it.
STICK your neck out and be as bold as brass this winter.