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"I want you to whip this malapert with your sword-scabbard," roared the old patrician, pale with anger.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
Go to, sir, know yourself, or the master of the household shall make you know you are liable to the scourge as a malapert boy.
THE ABBOTSIR WALTER SCOTT
In a fury, she said that he was too malapert to give her such answer, and affirmed that both he and they should repent it.
THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION OF RELIGION IN SCOTLANDJOHN KNOX
In this same impious malapert he had recognised M. le Marquis de St. Genis!
THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
"Take this malapert boy with the others," cried the squire to the constable, and I could see that he was much angered against me.
THE COMING OF THE KINGJAMES HOCKING
He gaped rather foolishly at this, and asked did I want my ears slit for a noisy malapert?
SIR LUDARTALBOT BAINES REED
And this is old Fitzurse's boasted policy, encouraging these malapert knaves to rebel against us!
IVANHOEWALTER SCOTT
Tush, man,” said Bunce, “he did but let out a little malapert blood.
THE PIRATESIR WALTER SCOTT
And tell me this one thing more, fair cousin, if it be not a malapert question.
THE LOST TREASURE OF TREVLYNEVELYN EVERETT-GREEN
Art thou not ashamed to take sides with this malapert boy, feeding his passion and folly with thy crazy prophecies?
STORIES FROM THE ODYSSEYH. L. HAVELL
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WORDS RELATED TO MALAPERT

  • arrogant
  • assuming
  • audacious
  • bold
  • brash
  • brassy
  • brazen
  • forward
  • impertinent
  • insolent
  • malapert
  • nervy
  • overbearing
  • overconfident
  • presuming
  • presumptuous
  • pushy
  • sassy
  • saucy
  • smart
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