Definition of effrontery in English:

effrontery

Line breaks: ef¦front|ery
Pronunciation: /ɪˈfrʌnt(ə)ri
 
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noun

[mass noun]

Origin

late 17th century: from French effronterie, based on late Latin effrons, effront- 'shameless, barefaced', from ex- 'out' + frons 'forehead'.

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