Definitions for impudentˈɪm pyə dənt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

im•pu•dent*ˈɪm pyə dənt(adj.)

  1. of, pertaining to, or characterized by impertinence.

  2. Obs. shameless; immodest.

* Syn: See impertinent.

Origin of impudent:

1350–1400; ME < L impudēns shameless =im-im-2+pudēns, prp. of pudēre to feel shame

im′pu•dent•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. impudent, insolent, snotty-nosed, flip(adj)

    marked by casual disrespect

    "a flip answer to serious question"; "the student was kept in for impudent behavior"

  2. fresh, impertinent, impudent, overbold, smart, saucy, sassy, wise(adj)

    improperly forward or bold

    "don't be fresh with me"; "impertinent of a child to lecture a grownup"; "an impudent boy given to insulting strangers"; "Don't get wise with me!"

Wiktionary

  1. impudent(Adjective)

    Not showing due respect; impertinent; bold-faced

    The impudent children would not stop talking in class.

  2. Origin: From impudens.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Impudent(adj)

    bold, with contempt or disregard; unblushingly forward; impertinent; wanting modesty; shameless; saucy


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

impudent(adjective)

rude; disrespectful

an impudent child/suggestion.

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