AskDefine | Define brash

Dictionary Definition

brash adj
1 offensively bold; "a brash newcomer disputed the age-old rules for admission to the club"; "a nervy thing to say" [syn: cheeky, nervy]
2 presumptuously daring; "a daredevil test pilot having the right stuff" [syn: daredevil, temerarious]

User Contributed Dictionary




impetuous or rash
insensitive or tactless
impudent or shameless


  1. Leaf litter of small leaves and little twigs as found under a hedge.

Extensive Definition

Brash may refer to:
People with the surname Brash:
  • Alan Brash (1913-2002), leading minister of the Presbyterian Church of Aotearoa New Zealand
  • Don Brash (born 1940), former New Zealand politician
  • Peter Brash (born 1954), American television soap opera writer
  • Thomas Brash (1874-1957), leading figure in New Zealand's dairy industry

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