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verb 
  1. To make a selected portion of text have a typeface with thicker and heavier strokes.
adjective (wikipedia, bold, bold (typography))
  1. courageous, Courageous, daring.
    • 2005, w:Plato, Plato, Sophist. Translation by Lesley Brown. w:Stephanus pagination, 239c.
    • : It would be extraordinarily of me to give it a try after seeing what has happened to you.
      1. (context, of a typeface) having thicker strokes than the ordinary form of the typeface
      The last word of this sentence is .
      1. presumptuous.
    • 1748. David Hume. Enquiries concerning the human understanding and concerning the principles of moral. London: Oxford University Press, 1973. § 9.
    • : even the boldest and most affirmative philosophy, that has ever attempted to impose its crude dictates and principles on mankind.
Etymology: bald


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