Thesaurus / uppity
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Den, how come you talk so uppity, like a man wid de law on he side and ain't a-scared o' nobody?
CAPTAIN TEDLOUIS PENDLETON
She was making her do that because she thought she was uppity and she wanted to punish her.
SLAVE NARRATIVES: A FOLK HISTORY OF SLAVERY IN THE UNITED STATESWORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION
We ought to beat hershell get too uppity to live with, declared Bobby, discussing these games.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
You was 'fested with letheh straps an' uppity talk when I knowed you fust.
LADY LUCKHUGH WILEY
WORDS RELATED TO UPPITY
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