- Sauciness Sau"ci*ness, n.
The quality or state of being saucy; that which is saucy;
impertinent boldness; contempt of superiors; impudence.
Your sauciness will jest upon my love. --Shak. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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sauciness — sauÂ·ciÂ·ness || sÉ”ËsÉªnÉªs n. boldness, insolence, disrespectfulness; liveliness, state of being in high spirits … English contemporary dictionary
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