impertinently


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im·per·ti·nent

 (ĭm-pûr′tn-ənt)
adj.
1. Exceeding the limits of propriety or good manners; improperly forward or bold: scolded the impertinent child for talking rudely.
2. Not pertinent: See Synonyms at irrelevant.

[Middle English, irrelevant, from Old French, from Late Latin impertinēns, impertinent- : Latin in-, not; see in-1 + Latin pertinēns, pertinent; see pertinent.]

im·per′ti·nent·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.impertinently - in an impudent or impertinent manner; "a lean, swarthy fellow was peering through the window, grinning impudently"
Translations
بِوقاحَه
drze
frækt
ruddalega, á ósvífinn hátt
küstahçayüzsüzce

impertinently

[ɪmˈpɜːtɪnəntlɪ] ADVimpertinentemente

impertinently

advunverschämt

impertinently

[ɪmˈpɜːtɪnəntlɪ] advcon impertinenza

impertinent

(imˈpəːtinənt) adjective
impudent or rude. She was impertinent to her teacher.
imˈpertinently adverb
imˈpertinence noun
References in classic literature ?
Some brought a few land-otter and sea-otter skins to barter, but in very scanty parcels; the greater number came prying about to gratify their curiosity, for they are said to be impertinently inquisitive; while not a few came with no other design than to pilfer; the laws of meum and tuum being but slightly respected among them.
on the very day of Janetta's Escape, as Sophia was majestically removing the 5th Bank-note from the Drawer to her own purse, she was suddenly most impertinently interrupted in her employment by the entrance of Macdonald himself, in a most abrupt and precipitate Manner.
"Oh, I, at least, have certain thoughts and ideas, which, unfortunately, others have not," D'Artagnan replied, impertinently.
"Tell me, please, what IS our business?" inquired a potato-masher, winking at Dorothy somewhat impertinently. "I'm fond of little girls, myself, and it seems to me she has as much right to wander in the forest as we have."
Phil pounced impertinently on the card that fell from it, read the name and the poetical quotation written on the back.
"'And what if I do not meet you in the fir grove?' said Ursula, a little impertinently.
'I don't think he means it impertinently at all,' replied Mrs Nickleby.
"She meant to be impertinently curious, just as such an Anne Cox should be."
The Miss Steeles, as she expected, had now all the benefit of these jokes, and in the eldest of them they raised a curiosity to know the name of the gentleman alluded to, which, though often impertinently expressed, was perfectly of a piece with her general inquisitiveness into the concerns of their family.
She spoke the last word emphatically, and with a glance impertinently sly.
Credit me, it is better to enjoy the good which God sends thee, than to be impertinently curious how it comes.
I am not impertinently curious, but have a good object.