impertinency

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im·per·ti·nen·cy

 (ĭm-pûr′tn-ən-sē)
n. pl. im·per·ti·nen·cies
Impertinence.

im•per•ti•nence

(ɪmˈpɜr tn əns)

n.
1. unmannerly intrusion or presumption; insolence.
2. impertinent quality or action.
3. something impertinent.
4. irrelevance; inappropriateness.
[1595–1605]
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There must be romance of character, or the most fastidious exclusion of impertinencies will not avail.
These were, however, in all probability, nothing more than eyelashes in a wrong place, as the eyes of Miss Brass were quite free from any such natural impertinencies.
Above all, any remaining errors, impertinencies and imbecilities are entirely my responsibility", Mr Nadeem said.