pertness

  • 1Pertness — Pert ness, n. The quality or state of being pert. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2pertness — index disrespect Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3pertness — pert ► ADJECTIVE 1) attractively lively or cheeky. 2) (of a bodily feature or garment) neat and suggestive of jauntiness. DERIVATIVES pertly adverb pertness noun. ORIGIN originally in the sense «manifest»: from Latin apertus opened …

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  • 4pertness — noun 1. inappropriate playfulness • Syn: ↑impertinence, ↑perkiness, ↑sauciness, ↑archness • Derivationally related forms: ↑saucy (for: ↑sauciness), ↑ …

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  • 5pertness — noun see pert …

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  • 6pertness — See pertly. * * * …

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  • 7pertness — noun The quality of being pert …

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  • 8pertness — Synonyms and related words: activity, aggressive self confidence, airiness, animation, ardor, arrogance, audacity, bold front, boldness, bounce, brash bearing, brashness, brassiness, bravado, brazenness, breeziness, brio, briskness, bumptiousness …

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  • 9pertness — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. insolence, arrogance, audacity; see rudeness . II (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. A lively, emphatic, eager quality or manner: animation, bounce, brio, dash, élan, esprit, life, liveliness, sparkle, spirit, verve, vigor, vim …

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  • 10pertness — pert·ness || pÉœrtnɪs / pɜː n. boldness, sauciness, forwardness, insolence; liveliness, vigorousness …

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  • 11pertness — 1) serpents 2) presents …

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  • 12pertness — n. 1. Briskness, smartness, sprightliness, liveliness. 2. Sauciness, forwardness, impertinence, impudence, flippancy …

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  • 13pertness — n sauciness, freshness, boldness, brazenness, brashness, shamelessness, Inf. cheekiness, Inf. sassiness, Inf. brassiness; insolence, impertinence, impudence, audacity, effrontery, presumption, presump tuousness; bumptiousness, cockiness, self… …

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  • 14pertness — pert·ness …

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  • 15archness — noun inappropriate playfulness • Syn: ↑impertinence, ↑perkiness, ↑pertness, ↑sauciness • Derivationally related forms: ↑saucy (for: ↑sauciness), ↑p …

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  • 16impertinence — noun 1. inappropriate playfulness • Syn: ↑perkiness, ↑pertness, ↑sauciness, ↑archness • Derivationally related forms: ↑saucy (for: ↑sauciness), ↑ …

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  • 17perkiness — noun 1. inappropriate playfulness • Syn: ↑impertinence, ↑pertness, ↑sauciness, ↑archness • Derivationally related forms: ↑saucy (for: ↑sauciness), ↑ …

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  • 18sauciness — noun inappropriate playfulness • Syn: ↑impertinence, ↑perkiness, ↑pertness, ↑archness • Derivationally related forms: ↑saucy, ↑pert (for: ↑pertness) …

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  • 19Dicacity — Di*cac i*ty, n. [L. dicacitas: cf. F. dicacit[ e]. See {Dicacious}.] Pertness; sauciness. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …

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  • 20Impudence — Im pu*dence ([i^]m p[ u]*dens), n. [L. impudentia: cf. F. impudence. See {Impudent}.] The quality of being impudent; assurance, accompanied with a disregard of the presence or opinions of others; shamelessness; forwardness; lack of modesty. [1913 …

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