Examples of saucy in a Sentence
irritated his fellow travelers with saucy questions and comments
Recent Examples of saucy from the Web
The saucy blues singer and vaudeville star Sophie Tucker was raised in Hartford.
Except that other than a few saucy photos with Saudi Billionaire, Hassan Jameel — that could totally just be a fling — there is no real evidence the singer is even in a committed relationship.
Kardashian West wrote alongside a saucy photo of Kendall and her younger sister Kylie joyfully flipping off the cameras at the 2017 Met Ball.
This is partially because soba, scallions and that entourage of flavorful, saucy ingredients are pretty much always in my kitchen, making this a key rent week recipe.
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This saucy, pulpy 18th-century drama, starring Aidan Turner as Capt.
Cook until liquid is reduced by half and meat and vegetables are glossy and saucy, about 5 minutes.
Fortunately, there are so many saucy, tender, healthy chicken breast recipes out there just waiting to change your life.
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First Known Use of saucy
Synonymsarch, audacious, bold, bold-faced, brash, brassbound, brassy, brazen, brazen-faced, cheeky, cocksure, cocky, fresh, impertinent, impudent, insolent, sassy, nervy, wise
Antonymsmeek, mousy (or mousey), retiring, shy, timid
Related Wordsassertive, forward, obtrusive; audacious, defiant, disrespectful; shameless, unabashed, unblushing; bluff, blunt, curt; cute, facetious, flip, flippant, pert, smart, smart-aleck, smart-alecky; lippy, mouthy
Near Antonymsdemure, humble, modest; courteous, genteel, mannerly, polite, proper; deferential, respectful; abashed, ashamed, blushing, embarrassed, shamefaced; gentle, mild; inconspicuous, unobtrusive
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Definition of saucy for Students
- a saucy manner
- a saucy hat
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