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  • 181enlivenment — n jauntiness, sprightliness, pertness, friskiness, playfulness, sportiveness; energy, spirit, elan, dash, ardor; passion, zeal, gusto, vigor; eagerness, animation, Inf. ginger, enthusiasm; sparkle, ebullience, excitement; ecstasy, thrill, Inf.… …

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  • 182exhilaration — n high spirits, good spirits, gaiety, merriment, lightheartedness; blithesomeness, airiness, sunniness, breeziness, buoyancy; liveliness, alacrity, briskness, vivacity, effervescence, bubbling; gladsomeness, joyousness, cheerfulness, levity;… …

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  • 183flippancy — n impudence, insolence, impertinence, pertness, tartness, sauciness, Inf. sauce, brashness, brazenness, boldness, Brit. Sl. side; arrogance, effrontery, back talk, Inf. cheek, Sl. lip, Sl. mouth; discourtesy, rudeness, impoliteness, incivility,… …

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  • 184forwardness — n 1. overreadiness, overconfidence, arrogance, chutzpa; presumption, presumptuousness, impertinence, insolence, officiousness, effrontery; boldness, brashness, audacity, brazenness; pertness, sauciness, brass, Inf. cheek, Inf. nerve, Sl. lip,… …

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  • 185impertinence — n 1. insolence, impudence, audacity, effrontery, presumption, presumptuousness; boldness, brazenness, freshness, brashness, pertness, sauciness, shamelessness, Inf. cheekiness, Inf. sassiness, Inf. brassiness; impoliteness, unmannerliness, ill… …

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  • 186impudence — n 1. impertinence, insolence, audacity, effrontery, presumption, presumptuousness; boldness, brazenness, pertness, brashness, freshness, sauciness, shamelessness, Inf. cheekiness, Inf. sassiness, Inf. brassiness; impoliteness, disrespect,… …

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  • 187inadequacy — n 1. insufficiency, deficiency, incompleteness; incommensurability, unsuitability; mediocrity, inferiority, unsatisfactoriness, unacceptableness; scantiness, skimpiness, scrimpiness, meagerness, Inf. slim pickings. 2. shortage, deficit, lack;… …

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  • 188inexperience — n callowness, immaturity, greenness, verdancy; unsophistication, naivete1, innocence; rawness, untrainedness, ignorance; unskillfulness, inex pertness, incompetence …

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  • 189insolence — n 1. impertinence, impudence, audacity, effrontery, presumption, presumptuousness; boldness, brazenness, brashness, pertness, freshness, shamelessness, Inf. cheekiness, Inf. sassiness, Inf. brassiness; impoliteness, disrespect, contemptuousness,… …

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  • 190inurbanity — n incivility, unmannerliness, bad manners, rudeness, impoliteness, unceremoniousness, discourtesy, discourteousness, disrespectfulness, misbehavior; indelicacy, uncourtliness, ungraciousness, ungentlemanliness, unladylikeness; roughness,… …

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  • 191liveliness — n 1. vivacity, sprightliness, animation; dynamism, energy; briskness, vitality, alacrity, nimbleness, agility, quickness, pertness; spark, fire, warmth, dash, dlan, spirit, spiritedness; fervor, ardor, zeal, intensity, eagerness, enthusiasm,… …

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  • 192mouth — n 1. orifice, oral opening or cavity, muzzle, Sl. kisser, Sl. yap, Sl. trap, Sl. bazoo, chops, jaw or jaws; jawbone, maxilla, mandible. 2. utterance, expression, ventilation, airing, voice, vocalization. 3. idle or empty talk, boasting, bragging …

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  • 193roughness — n 1. coarseness, ruggedness, bumpiness, jaggedness, cragginess, cragginess; stoniness, rockiness; knottedness, nodosity, gnarledness; wrin kledness, nugosity, crinkledness, corrugation; lumpiness; irregularity, unevenness. 2. hairiness,… …

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  • 194rudeness — n 1. discourteousness, impoliteness, incivility, unmannerliness; inconsideration, tactlessness, disrespect, disrespectfulness, misbehavior; ungraciousness, indecorum, uncourtliness, ungentlemanliness, hoydenism; brashness, boldness, brazenness,… …

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  • 195sauce — n 1. condiment, dressing, relish, chutney; seasoning, flavoring. 2.Informal. impertinence, impudence, insolence, audacity; boldness, brazenness, freshness, brashness, pertness, sauciness, Inf. cheekiness, Inf. sassiness, Inf. brassiness; All Inf …

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  • 196sparkle — v 1. spark, light, scintillate, flame, blaze, burn; shine, twinkle, flicker, blink, wink, flutter; quiver, shiver, ripple; shimmer, dance, dazzle, bedazzle; glisten, Archaic. glister, glitter, glint, glimmer; gleam, glare, effulge, shine forth,… …

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  • 197soubrette — sou•brette [[t]suˈbrɛt[/t]] n. 1) sbz a maidservant or lady s maid in a play, opera, or the like, esp. one displaying coquetry, pertness, and a tendency to engage in intrigue 2) sbz an actress playing such a role 3) any lively or pert young woman …

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  • 198pert — /pɜt / (say pert) adjective 1. bold; forward; impertinent; impudent; saucy. 2. lively; sprightly; in good health. {Middle English, aphetic variant of apert, apparently blend of Old French apert open (from Latin apertus) and Old French a(s)pert… …

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  • 199soubrette — /suˈbrɛt/ (say sooh bret) noun 1. a maidservant or lady s maid in a play or opera, especially one displaying coquetry, pertness, and intrigue. 2. an actor playing such a role. 3. any lively or pert young woman character. {French, from Provençal… …

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  • 200flippancy — [n] irreverence archness, cheek, cheekiness, cockiness, disrespectfulness, flightiness, freshness, frivolity, impertinence, impishness, impudence, levity, lightness, mischievousness, pertness, playfulness, roguishness, rudeness, sauciness,… …

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