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Antonyms for saucy
ˈsɔ sisaucy

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  1. saucy

    Antonyms:
    deferential, civil, respectful, fair-spoken, glozing, mealy-mouthed, obsequious, servile, snivelling, slavish

    Synonyms:
    pert, forward, flippant, impudent, insolent, disrespectful

Princeton's WordNet

  1. impertinent, irreverent, pert, saucyadjective

    characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality

    "a certain irreverent gaiety and ease of manner"

    Antonyms:
    backward, spiritless

    Synonyms:
    immaterial, irreverent, impudent, godless, sassy, overbold, orthogonal, wise, impertinent, smart, extraneous, fresh, pert

  2. fresh, impertinent, impudent, overbold, smart, saucy, sassy, wiseadjective

    improperly forward or bold

    "don't be fresh with me"; "impertinent of a child to lecture a grownup"; "an impudent boy given to insulting strangers"; "Don't get wise with me!"

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, backward

    Synonyms:
    invigorated, wise, flip, chic, brisk, heady, new, pert, wise(p), smart, sassy, overbold, judicious, orthogonal, irreverent, clean, insolent, sweet, immaterial, impertinent, fresh, snotty-nosed, knowing, reinvigorated, impudent, novel, refreshing, refreshful, unused, voguish, tonic, refreshed, bracing, wise to(p), extraneous, unfermented, bright

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. saucyadjective

    Synonyms:
    impertinent, insolent, pert, impudent, malapert, flippant

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#1668civil
#12026backward
#19767respectful
#40695saucy
#81901servile
#97622deferential
#111501obsequious
#112431slavish
#229953spiritless
#260552snivelling

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