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See definition of impertinently on Dictionary.com
  • as inimpudently
  • as insaucily

synonyms for impertinently

  • pertly
  • brashly
  • insolently
  • presumptuously
  • rudely
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How to use impertinently in a sentence

Some one present had spoken very wrongly and impertinently of one of the curates, making suggestions of evil in his remarks.
EDWARD HOARE, M.A.EDWARD HOARE
Mr Arnold followed my example; but looked at me, I do not know how—impertinently—as if he thought I did not dislike him.
MEMOIRS OF MISS SIDNEY BIDDULPHFRANCES SHERIDAN
The question of money, nowadays impertinently thrust forth, was never hinted at in the olden time.
HISTORIC PAPERS ON THE CAUSES OF THE CIVIL WARMRS. EUGENIA DUNLAP POTTS
She just lay and stared at me and said, quite impertinently, that she didn't remember ever having met me.
THE WITNESSGRACE LIVINGSTON HILL LUTZ
Never scans a lady's dress impertinently, and makes no rude remarks about her.
BEADLE'S DIME BOOK OF PRACTICAL ETIQUETTE FOR LADIES AND GENTLEMENANONYMOUS
A sharp remark to those who join in the conversation of others unsolicited or impertinently.
THE PROVERBS OF SCOTLANDALEXANDER HISLOP
He had the knack to raise up a pensive temper and mortify an impertinently gay one, as he saw them bear kind or sharp language.
THE TOWNLEIGH HUNT
At the door he perceived the usher, who looked at him impertinently, but he merely shrugged his shoulders in contempt.
THE QUEEN OF THE SAVANNAHGUSTAVE AIMARD
For the first time since he entered my service I caught him looking almost impertinently at me.
GREENER THAN YOU THINKWARD MOORE
Voices, detached fragments of conversation, came to our talkers and mingled impertinently with their thoughts.
THE SEA LADYHERBERT GEORGE WELLS
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO IMPERTINENTLY

  • brashly
  • impertinently
  • insolently
  • pertly
  • presumptuously
  • rudely
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.