saucily


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sauc·y

 (sô′sē)
adj. sauc·i·er, sauc·i·est
1. Impertinent or disrespectful, especially in a playful or lively way: a saucy servant; a saucy smile.
2. Attractive or stylish, especially in being sexually alluring: a saucy dress.
3. Having the consistency of or covered with sauce: saucy meatballs.

sau′ci·ly adv.
sau′ci·ness n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.saucily - in an impudent or impertinent manner; "a lean, swarthy fellow was peering through the window, grinning impudently"
Translations
بِوَقاحَه
drze
fræktvovet
hetykén
meî ósvífni
arsızca

saucily

[ˈsɔːsɪlɪ] ADV [reply etc] → con frescura, con descaro

saucily

adv
(= cheekily)frech
(= suggestively) say, jokeaufreizend

saucily

[ˈsɔːsɪlɪ] adv (see adj) → sfacciatamente, in modo provocante

sauce

(soːs) noun
a usually thick liquid that is poured over other food in order to add moisture and flavour. tomato sauce; an expert at making sauces.
ˈsaucy adjective
slightly rude. a saucy remark.
ˈsaucily adverb
ˈsauciness noun
ˈsaucepan (-pən) , ((American) -pan) noun
a deep pan usually with a long handle for boiling or stewing food.
References in classic literature ?
The Clown put his hands in his pockets, and after puffing out his cheeks and nodding his head at them saucily, he said:
No, she maintains, for one bannock is the marrows of another, while chapters - and then, perhaps, her eyes twinkle, and says she saucily, 'But, sal, you may be right, for sometimes your bannocks are as alike as mine
His book may not be very good history - indeed, other historians were very angry and said that Geoffrey "lied saucily and shamelessly" - but it is very delightful to read.
Thee mind what I tells 'ee," rejoins Rachel saucily, "and doan't 'ee kep blethering about fairings.
Some of the servants likewise used me saucily, and had much ado to keep their hands off me; the master indeed was civiller to me than they, but he would not yet let me go, though he owned he could not say I was in his shop before.
She looked up at his dark, fierce face, and laughed saucily.
The press loved to hate William, and cartoonists - the paparazzi of the time - portrayed him as Cock of the Walk and saucily dubbed him Mr Long Pole.
In Arts he saucily lifted a Frank Tashlin sex comedy high above the politically correct Friendly Persuasion that Cannes had honored.
The breathtaking 90-minute revival of "Hedwig and the Angry Inch'' is full of energy and bravado, with a leading transvestite in Neil Patrick Harris who sings with real feeling and saucily spits up at the audience.
One picture shows a 20-something girl, posing saucily in front of a black BMW sedan, wearing a micro mini denim short over a waist-length sleeveless spaghetti strap top.
ALBUM SHOT: Kate pouts saucily and tends to her hair as Jamie snaps her sitting in the sun
Little Bambi figurines cross the path, pink axolotls peek saucily out from behind trees, and many colorful stars, as well as a huge planet Jupiter, can be seen in the night sky.