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synonyms for pertly

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

They scurried down a long, dismal lane toward a low-lying range of hills pertly wooded with bald patches of barren earth and rock.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
"I wish we might see the presentation," interrupted a maid, pertly, her longing eyes straying to the bright lights afar.
UNDER THE ROSEFREDERIC STEWART ISHAM
But our camp wouldnt hold a picnic, at any rate, spoke Grace pertly.
THE GIRL SCOUTS AT CAMP COMALONGLILLIAN GARIS
“Yes, if it is a miracle to touch a switch,” she answered pertly.
THE TERMS OF SURRENDERLOUIS TRACY
"As he paints, I suppose, you mean," pertly rejoined Mrs. Gruyère.
POPPYCYNTHIA STOCKLEY
"I told yu he was hittin' my bottle," pertly remarked Billy, as he followed the rest outside.
HOPALONG CASSIDY'S RUSTLER ROUND-UPCLARENCE EDWARD MULFORD
“I should like to see the man among them all who could break my heart,” said Nancy pertly, laughing.
THE CHAPLAIN OF THE FLEETWALTER BESANT AND JAMES RICE
“I see you are bound to make sure enough spies out of us,” said Marie Crismore pertly.
CAMPFIRE GIRLS AT TWIN LAKESSTELLA M. FRANCIS
Across the corn-field a Traill's flycatcher was tossing up his head pertly, and vociferating kwee-kwee.
A RAMBLER'S LEASEBRADFORD TORREY
On to the Abbey itself now the town's houses jostle, treading on its skirts, pertly encroaching.
HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS IN THE BORDERANDREW LANG
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WORDS RELATED TO PERTLY

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