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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Impudently bold.

Usage examples (34)
  • "Out with thee, malapert knave," said the young man, in his vexation,
  • Conrade Horst forced his way over moat and wall, must thou be malapert? —
  • Art thou not ashamed to take sides with this malapert boy, feeding his passion and folly with thy crazy prophecies?
  • Go to, sir, know yourself, or the master of the household shall make you know you are liable to the scourge as a malapert boy. for more
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