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  • adv. comparative form of boldly: more boldly


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  • Even boldlier, a strangely arresting sound in so rare a word, seems half-created to herald this insurgence.

    Sounding Romantic: The Sound of Sound

  • Now, notwithstanding the actions of Calandrino have beene indifferently canvazed among us; yet, remembring what Philostratus not long since saide, That they intended to nothing more then matter of mirth: I presume the boldlier, to report another Novell of him, beside them already past.

    The Decameron

  • But now you must think all the boldlier about whatever difficulties remain, just because they are so much the fewer.

    The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett

  • I lend no credit to that is fabled of 'em: I know the virtue of mine own, and therefore I dare the boldlier maintain it.

    Every Man in His Humor


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