Etymology
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sauciness (n.)

"the character of being saucy; saucy language or conduct," 1540s, from saucy + -ness. Once (1550s) as sauceliness.

updated on January 03, 2022

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Definitions of sauciness from WordNet

sauciness (n.)
inappropriate playfulness;
Synonyms: impertinence / perkiness / pertness / archness
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.

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