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sass

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noun \ˈsas\

Definition of sass

  1. :  impudent speech

Examples of sass in a sentence

  1. <an old-fashioned diner where getting sass from the waitstaff is part of the experience>

Origin and Etymology of sass

alteration of 1sauce


First Known Use: 1835


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sass

verb

Definition of sass

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to talk impudently or disrespectfully to

Examples of sass in a sentence

  1. He got drunk and sassed a cop.

1856

First Known Use of sass

1856


SASS Defined for English Language Learners


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sass

verb

Definition of sass for English Language Learners

  • : to talk to (someone) in a rude way that does not show proper respect


SASS Defined for Kids

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sass

play
noun \ˈsas\

Definition of sass for Students

  1. :  a rude or disrespectful reply


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sass

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verb

Definition of sass for Students

sassed

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sassing

  1. :  to speak to in a rude or disrespectful way


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