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impudent
used in Brave New World

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Definition
improperly bold or disrespectful — especially toward someone who is older or considered to be of higher status
  • Impudent strumpet!
    Chapter Thirteen (74% in)
impudent = improperly bold or disrespectful

(editor's note:  Strumpet, is seldom used these days, but it refers to a woman who is a prostitute or is especially promiscuous.)
  • Impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet.
    Chapter Thirteen (86% in)
  • Impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet.
    Chapter Thirteen (86% in)
  • Impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet.
    Chapter Thirteen (86% in)
  • Impudent ...
    Chapter Thirteen (87% in)
  • Impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet.
    Chapter Thirteen (89% in)
  • Impudent strumpet, impudent strumpet.
    Chapter Thirteen (89% in)
  • Impudent strumpet!
    Chapter Eighteen (58% in)

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