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2 making light of something usually regarded as serious or sacred
  • a pert retort that irritated the teacher

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The first known use of pert was in the 14th century

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“Pert.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pert. Accessed 20 January 2020.

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