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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an impudent or rude manner; Also: In a pert or sassy manner.

Usage examples (35)
  • Adjective, : a cheeky fellow; cheeky behavior
  • The newer acronym cheekily floated by frustrated renewable energy developers is "BANANA."
  • Sometimes, it makes me love myself and smile cheekily.
  • ‘Do you speak from experience?’ asked Laura, cheekily. for more
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