Examples of sassy in a Sentence
- Director J. J. Abrams has put the pop back in summer popcorn movies. His Star Trek, an exciting and sassy revamp of the classic sci-fi TV show and film series, is a blast in every sense of the word. —Leah Rozen, People, 18 May 2009
- Tamara, a youngish assistant district attorney who was wearing heels, Levi's, and a sassy blazer, was placing a tablecloth and vase with pink flowers on a table bearing a pink Sweet Sixteen banner and three pink-frosted Sams Club birthday cakes inscribed with "bring," "them," and "home" in black cursive icing. —Samantha M. Shapiro, Mother Jones, March/April 2007
- You might be in London, but the scene—from the counter stools and padded booths to the sassy waitresses and overhead TVs—is pure southern honky-tonk. —Gourmet, March 2005
She bought some sassy high heels.
sassy kids shouting, “Out of our way, you old geezer!”
Recent Examples of sassy from the Web
Friday Night Sound Waves, 6-9 p.m. Ladies of Soul will fill your heart with their sassy rendition of familiar tunes ranging from Motown and R&B to disco and Top 40.
Early, Na'Chele Scott and Drew Johnson play Crystal, Ronnette and Chiffon, who provide the sassy Greek chorus by way of a 1960s girl group.
April 17, 2018 So sad to see this vibrant, sassy, strong, kind, good humored, loving woman pass, but comforted by knowing what a robust and meaningful life our former First Lady Barbara Bush led.
Arie hands it to Bibiana, because there is no way that the producers are letting her and her sassy attitude go so early in the season.
LaSharron Purvis brings a sad but sassy spirit as Wife No. 2, who has been made pregnant by the commanding officer.
The show’s fans should appreciate the discussion, which is sassy and painful.
For Ahkeem moved me to start focusing more on the narrative labeled around young black girls who are perhaps too loud, too sassy or too grown, as some may say.
Nicholson says Poppleton, who is 1 year old, breaks gender stereotypes with his pink wardrobe and is a very laid-back; Priscilla, 2, is sassy and full of herself — a complete HBIC.
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SASSY Defined for English Language Learners
: having or showing a rude lack of respect
: very stylish
: confident and energetic
SASSY Defined for Kids
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