impudence


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an impudent statement

the trait of being rude and impertinent

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I know it would be like his impudence. It is like Ned's impudence to do as he has done; but you would not on that account, or because of a few tears from your beautiful daughter, refrain from checking their inclinations in their birth.
'His impudence, Mr Swiviller!' said Miss Jane, tossing her head.
But I had not done with her impudence yet: after dinner, I retired to the drawing-room, as usual, and she accompanied me, but I had the two children with me, and I gave them my whole attention, and determined to keep them till the gentlemen came, or till Milicent arrived with her mother.
I'll warrant 'tis not her first, by her impudence in laying it to your worship." "In laying it to me, Deborah!" answered Allworthy: "I can't think she hath any such design.
And when they have emptied and swept clean the soul of him who is now in their power and who is being initiated by them in great mysteries, the next thing is to bring back to their house insolence and anarchy and waste and impudence in bright array having garlands on their heads, and a great company with them, hymning their praises and calling them by sweet names; insolence they term breeding, and anarchy liberty, and waste magnificence, and impudence courage.
"Infernal impudence!" said a bystander; "wanted to come and take a quiet look at his work, I reckon -- didn't expect any company."
His aunt Polly was knocked so stupid and so mad at the cold impudence of it that she couldn't say a word for as much as a half a minute, and this gave me a chance to nudge Tom and whisper:
He was one of those who could torture the slightest look, word, or gesture, on the part of the slave, into impudence, and would treat it ac- cordingly.
The devil take his impudence! "Only the pure in heart," "clean, unsullied thought." How like the cheek of twenty!
According to the site, Russian-owned Inter RAO Lietuva, which now holds the import monopoly, is astonished at the newcomer's impudence and others say it appears to be a front company for electricity traders with an in-depth knowledge of the Baltic electricity import market.
The impudence of claiming that your assets are exactly the same as the last time, down to the last dime in your bank account, makes me sick.
Lisel, whose pet cause is climate change, is still stunned by the impudence.
The king of clay court was at his most unforgiving, bar one slip late in the second set when Thiem had the impudence to make it less than a cakewalk.
Spain in particular as well as the Vatican never liked the impudence of England going Protestant.