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badassery Syllabification: bad·ass·er·y
Pronunciation: /ˈbadˌasərē/

Definition of badassery in English:


North American informal
Behavior, characteristics, or actions regarded as formidably impressive: few of us can attain her level of badassery
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  • I've come to realize that different people have a different perception of what badassery is all about.
  • Look, this won't be a revelatory experience, but if you're in the mood for some throwback badassery - the sort of gritty, grounded "action" show that just doesn't get made anymore - Mannix might just be worth your time.
  • The $20 million film opened to a strong $24.7 million, but thanks to amazing word of mouth and sheer curiosity at the relentless over-the-top badassery, the film chugged all the way to $145 million.
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