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impertinent
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
rude or improperly bold — especially toward someone more respected
  • How very impertinent!
    Adventure XII — The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (58% in)
  • " 'Jephro,' said she, 'there is an impertinent fellow upon the road there who stares up at Miss Hunter.'
    Adventure XII — The Adventure of the Copper Beeches (58% in)

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