saucebox

noun
sauce·​box | \ ˈsȯs-ˌbäks How to pronounce saucebox (audio) , ˈsas- \

Definition of saucebox

: a saucy impudent person

First Known Use of saucebox

1588, in the meaning defined above

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“Saucebox.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/saucebox. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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