One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘saucy seaside postcards’
suggestive, titillating, risqué, rude, bawdy, racy, ribald, spicy
North American gamy
2‘you saucy little minx!’
cheeky, impudent, impertinent, irreverent, forward, insolent, disrespectful, flippant, familiar, presumptuous, audacious, bold, bold as brass, brazen, cocky, out of line, shameless
fresh, flip, lippy, mouthy, smart-arsed
North American sassy, nervy, smart-assed
3‘her cap sat at a saucy angle on her black hair’
jaunty, rakish, sporty, raffish
pert, perky, stylish, dashing, dapper
natty, snazzy, snappy
North American spiffy, sassy
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