Examples of impertinence in a Sentence
a disciplinarian of the old school, he refused to tolerate any impertinence from his children
the impertinence of deliberately ignoring waiting customers while they finished their conversation
Recent Examples of impertinence from the Web
Infuriated by the young lieutenant’s impertinence, the captain ordered him out of his office.
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First Known Use of impertinence
IMPERTINENCE Defined for Kids
Definition of impertinence for Students
: the quality or state of being very rude or disrespectful
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