impertinency

noun
im·​per·​ti·​nen·​cy | \ (ˌ)im-ˈpər-tə-nən(t)-sē How to pronounce impertinency (audio) , -ˈpərt-nən(t)- \
plural impertinencies

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the shameless impertinency of the teenagers at the beach

First Known Use of impertinency

1589, in the meaning defined above

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“Impertinency.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/impertinency. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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