Impertinence

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Impertinence Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • inappropriate playfulness
  • the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties
  • an impudent statement

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an impudent statement ,
  • the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties ,
  • inappropriate playfulness

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Impertinence Sample Sentences in News


  • Sarah Ferguson had no choice but to push the envelope when interviewing Joe Hockey
    The impertinence! How dare you interrupt the Prime Minister when he/she is talking! Read more on this news related to 'Impertinence'
  • Supreme Court has done us proud, again
    By striking down Section 66A of the IT Act, the Supreme Court has ruled against the arrogance and impertinence of power, says Paranjoy Guha Thakurta. Read more on this news related to 'Impertinence'
  • Stephen Hume: More blood yet to be squeezed from ferry users
    The BC Ferries commissioner recommends a cap on passenger fare increases at 1.9 per cent for the four years starting in 2016. Forgive the impertinence, but by now it’s a bit like travellers being told they should be grateful that their tormentor will begin hitting them on the thumb because it will feel so much better than being hit over the head. Read more on this news related to 'Impertinence'

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