One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘they gasped at the impertinence of the suggestion’
rudeness, insolence, impoliteness, unmannerliness, bad manners, lack of civility, discourtesy, discourteousness, disrespectfulness, incivility
impudence, cheek, cheekiness, audacity, temerity, effrontery, nerve, gall, boldness, brazenness, brashness, shamelessness, presumptuousness, presumption, forwardness
informal brass, brass neck, neck, face, front, cockiness
British informal sauce
Scottish informal snash
North American informal sass, sassiness, nerviness, chutzpah
dated, informal hide, crust
rare procacity, assumption
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