cheekiness


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cheek·y

 (chē′kē)
adj. cheek·i·er, cheek·i·est
Impertinently bold; impudent and saucy.

cheek′i·ly adv.
cheek′i·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cheekiness - the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
rudeness, discourtesy - a manner that is rude and insulting
chutzpa, chutzpah, hutzpah - (Yiddish) unbelievable gall; insolence; audacity

cheekiness

noun
Translations
وَقاحَه
drzost
flabethedfrækhed
ósvífni
edepsizlikküstahlıksaygısızlık

cheekiness

[ˈtʃiːkɪnɪs] Ndescaro m, frescura f

cheekiness

nFrechheit f, → Dreistigkeit f, → Vorwitz m (geh); (of person also)freche Art

cheekiness

[ˈtʃiːkɪnɪs] nsfacciataggine f, impudenza

cheek

(tʃiːk) noun
1. the side of the face below the eye. pink cheeks.
2. impudence or disrespectful behaviour. He had the cheek to refuse me entrance.
ˈcheeky adjective
impudent. a cheeky remark.
ˈcheekiness noun
References in classic literature ?
He was a jolly boy, not at all shy, but talkative and with a cheekiness which his father reproved.
You could see the cheekiness there with the both of them.
On the half-hour Mane was sent flying down the left leaving defenders trailing in his wake, and when his shot was parried Firmino tapped into an empty net, the easiness of the goal matched only by the Brazilian's cheekiness in converting while looking the other way.
He's got such a cheekiness about him, so fans will appreciate the set-up as being kind of romantic but also a bit tragic at the same time.
Seeing my six-year-old son's widening grin at Pipi's untameable cheekiness, his quick acceptance of the monkey's unusual colouring and, above all, his eagerness to carry on with the reading because he was so curious about what would happen next, was unquestionably the highlight of my reviewing of this extraordinary, beautiful story.
Two days ago it was all kisses from my baby niece and loveable cheekiness from my offspring.
So this Mokka takes it on with a slightly more spacious supermini floorplan and fashionable cheekiness designed for wider appeal.
1) Cheekiness in scholarly work was rarely encouraged and even more rarely embraced.
Credit where it's due, he hit exactly ility of a d his five hit exactly the right tone from the start, even when Harry started wagging his finger, treading the tightrope between reverence and cheekiness.
You've got to love Mr Vaughan, that old-school champion of cheekiness we haven't seen much of recently.
The wistful cheekiness of Poulenc frequently comes to mind, and there are so many other references and ear-memories which Barry has brilliantly assimilated in so much coruscating scoring.