sauce·​box ˈsȯs-ˌbäks How to pronounce saucebox (audio)
: a saucy impudent person

Word History

First Known Use

1588, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of saucebox was in 1588

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Cite this Entry

“Saucebox.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2023.

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