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:
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.
She looked up at his dark, fierce face, and laughed saucily.
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
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.
Thee mind what I tells 'ee," rejoins Rachel saucily, "and doan't 'ee kep blethering about fairings.
The Moranbong, led by Hyon Song-wol, photographed smiling saucily as she arrived last week for a "planning" meeting at Panmunjom, is just the best known of the whole amazing entourage.
Would other sexagenarians be as productive-and saucily fabulous-as Teteng?
The boys were a hit with staff and Diana saucily pinched a strawberry from a bowl as a waiter walked past.
Blonde bombshell Barbara was key to the comedies, playing saucily named characters such as Daphne Honeybutt, Sandra May and Hope Springs in ten films over 13 years.
But Carol Vorderman kept things hot for viewers by saucily showering in a revealing halter-top outfit.
Berson, who worked for a year as an exotic dancer during graduate school, struts saucily past the standard binaries one usually finds in such works--pleasure vs.