Temerity means a willingness to do or say something that shocks or upsets other people.
Temerity is a Noun.
Synonyms: Rashness, Audacity, imprudence.
Antonyms: Humility, Modesty, Meekness.
Sample Usage of Temerity :
1. He had the temerity to call his father a liar.
2. Mr. Padmanabh had tried to abuse the girl, but when her father confronted him showed the temerity to call the girl a coquette.