One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘the girl had been continually insolent’
impertinent, impudent, cheeky, ill-mannered, bad mannered, unmannerly, rude, impolite, uncivil, lacking civility, discourteous, disrespectful, insubordinate, contemptuous, presumptuous
audacious, bold, brazen, brash, pert, forward
insulting, abusive, offensive
informal fresh, flip, cocky, lippy
British informal saucy
North American informal sassy, nervy
archaic contumelious, malapert
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