Definition- foolish boldness; recklessness; rashness
Synonyms- daring, audacity
Antonyms- carefulness, shyness
1) He now bitterly regretted his temerity in braving the danger.
2) We were shocked that Jordan had the temerity to challenge the teacher's opinion.
Independent Lens | Daisy Bates: First Lady of Little Rock | Trailer | PBS