|Noah Webster's Dictionary|
1. (n.) Forward to meet danger; venturesome; daring; not timorous or shrinking from risk; brave; courageous.
2. (n.) Exhibiting or requiring spirit and contempt of danger; planned with courage; daring; vigorous.
3. (n.) In a bad sense, too forward; taking undue liberties; over assuming or confident; lacking proper modesty or restraint; rude; impudent.
4. (n.) Somewhat overstepping usual bounds, or conventional rules, as in art, literature, etc.; taking liberties in composition or expression; as, the figures of an author are bold.
5. (n.) Standing prominently out to view; markedly conspicuous; striking the eye; in high relief.
6. (n.) Steep; abrupt; prominent.
7. (v. t.) To make bold or daring.
8. (v. i.) To be or become bold.
Bold (21 Occurrences)
Acts 13:46 Paul and Barnabas spoke out boldly, and said, "It was necessary that God's word should be spoken to you first. Since indeed you thrust it from you, and judge yourselves unworthy of eternal life, behold, we turn to the Gentiles. (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
Romans 10:20 Isaiah is very bold, and says, "I was found by those who didn't seek me. I was revealed to those who didn't ask for me." (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 3:12 Having therefore such a hope, we use great boldness of speech, (Root in WEB ASV DBY NAS RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 10:1 Now I Paul myself beseech you by the meekness and gentleness of Christ, who in presence am base among you, but being absent am bold toward you: (KJV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 10:2 Yes, I beg you that I may not, when present, show courage with the confidence with which I intend to be bold against some, who consider us to be walking according to the flesh. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS RSV NIV)
2 Corinthians 10:12 For we are not bold to number or compare ourselves with some of those who commend themselves. But they themselves, measuring themselves by themselves, and comparing themselves with themselves, are without understanding. (WEB ASV YLT NAS)
2 Corinthians 11:21 I speak by way of disparagement, as though we had been weak. Yet however any is bold (I speak in foolishness), I am bold also. (WEB KJV ASV WBS YLT NAS)
Ephesians 3:12 in whom we have boldness and access in confidence through our faith in him. (Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Ephesians 6:20 for which I am an ambassador in chains; that in it I may speak boldly, as I ought to speak. (Root in WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV)
Philippians 1:14 and that most of the brothers in the Lord, being confident through my bonds, are more abundantly bold to speak the word of God without fear. (WEB KJV WEY ASV WBS YLT RSV)
1 Thessalonians 2:2 but having suffered before and been shamefully treated, as you know, at Philippi, we grew bold in our God to tell you the Good News of God in much conflict. (WEB KJV WEY ASV DBY WBS YLT NAS)
Philemon 1:8 Therefore, though I have all boldness in Christ to command you that which is appropriate, (Root in WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS YLT RSV NIV)
2 Peter 2:10 and specially those who walk after the flesh in the lust of uncleanness, and despise lordship. Bold are they, self-willed; they do not fear speaking injuriously of dignities: (DBY RSV NIV)
Genesis 18:27 Abraham answered, "See now, I have taken it on myself to speak to the Lord, who am but dust and ashes. (See NIV)
Numbers 16:1 And Korah, the son of Izhar, the son of Kohath, the son of Levi, made bold, and with him Dathan and Abiram, the sons of Eliab, and On, the son of Peleth, the sons of Reuben; (DBY)
Job 11:12 Yet a senseless man will make bold, though man be born like the foal of a wild ass. (DBY YLT)
Job 41:10 None is so bold as to stir him up; and who is he that will stand before me? (DBY)
Psalms 138:3 When my cry came to your ears you gave me an answer, and made me great with strength in my soul. (See NAS NIV)
Proverbs 21:29 The evil-doer makes his face hard, but as for the upright, he gives thought to his way. (See NAS RSV NIV)
Proverbs 28:1 The wicked flee when no one pursues; but the righteous are as bold as a lion. (WEB KJV ASV DBY WBS NAS RSV NIV)
Daniel 8:23 And at the latter time of their kingdom, when the transgressors shall have come to the full, a king of bold countenance, and understanding riddles, shall stand up. (DBY RSV)