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Of Praise, Francis Bacon

Bacon, Francis. Renascence Editions. Comp. Judy Boss. U of Oregon, 1998. Renascence Editions. The University of Oregon, 1998. Web. 8 Aug. 2016.

In line 20, the word 'impudent' most nearly means ________________?

"...but if he be an impudent flatterer, look wherein a man is conscious to himself, that he is most defective..."

A

hypocritical.

B

smart.

C

evil.

D

modest.