One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Boldness, audacity; an instance of this. In later use especially with reference to literary or artistic style.
Middle English; earliest use found in The Childhood of Jesus. From Anglo-Norman and Old French, Middle French hardiesse, hardiesce, Middle French hardyesse boldness, courage from hardi + -esse.
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