impertinent synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term impertinent:


Princeton's WordNet

  1. impertinent, irreverent, pert, saucy(adj)

    characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality

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

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, relevant, backward

  2. extraneous, immaterial, impertinent, orthogonal(adj)

    not pertinent to the matter under consideration

    Synonyms:
    pert, nonmaterial, wise, incorporeal, overbold, smart, rectangular, fresh, immaterial, outside, foreign, irreverent, saucy, orthogonal, impudent, sassy, impertinent, indifferent, extraneous, external

    Antonyms:
    relevant, backward, spiritless

  3. fresh, impertinent, impudent, overbold, smart, saucy, sassy, wise(adj)

    improperly forward or bold

    Synonyms:
    invigorated, wise, flip, chic, brisk, saucy, 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

    Antonyms:
    spiritless, backward, relevant

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. impertinent(a)

    Foreign refers to difference of birth, alien to difference of allegiance. In their figurative use, that is foreign which is remote, unlike, or unconnected; that is alien which is conflicting, hostile, or opposed. Impertinent and irrelevant matters can not claim consideration in a certain connection; inappropriate matters could not properly be considered. Compare ALIEN, n.; CONTRAST, v.

    Synonyms:
    alien, alien, conflicting, contradictory, contrary, contrasted, distant, foreign, hostile, inappropriate, irrelevant, opposed, remote, strange, unconnected, unlike

    Antonyms:
    akin, appropriate, apropos, essential, germane, pertinent, proper, relevant

    Preposition:
    Such a purpose was alien to (or from) my thought: to preferable.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. impertinent(a.)

    Synonyms:
    irrelevant, inapposite, not applicable, not to the point, not pertaining to the matter in hand, not pertinent

  2. impertinent(a.)

    Synonyms:
    intrusive, meddling, officious, insolent, rude, impudent, saucy, forward, pert, bold, malapert, unmannerly

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

cheeky, insolent



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