What does saucy mean?

Definitions for saucy
ˈsɔ sisaucy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. impertinent, irreverent, pert, saucyadjective

    characterized by a lightly pert and exuberant quality

    "a certain irreverent gaiety and ease of manner"

  2. fresh, impertinent, impudent, overbold, smart, saucy, sassy, wiseadjective

    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!"


  1. saucyadjective

    Similar to sauce; having the consistency or texture of sauce.

    Etymology: From sauce.

  2. saucyadjective

    Impertinent or disrespectful, often in a way that is regarded as entertaining or amusing; smart.

    She is a loud, saucy child who doesn't show a lot of respect to her elders.

    Etymology: From sauce.

  3. saucyadjective

    Impudently bold; pert; piquant.

    Etymology: From sauce.

  4. saucyadjective

    Mildly erotic.

    My wife and I enjoyed the dancing, but she found it a little too saucy.

    Etymology: From sauce.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Saucy

    showing impertinent boldness or pertness; transgressing the rules of decorum; treating superiors with contempt; impudent; insolent; as, a saucy fellow

  2. Saucy

    expressive of, or characterized by, impudence; impertinent; as, a saucy eye; saucy looks

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Saucy

    saw′si, adj. (comp. Sau′cier, superl. Sau′ciest) sharp: pungent: insolent: overbearing: wanton: impudent, pert.—adv. Sau′cily.—n. Sau′ciness. [Sauce.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of saucy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of saucy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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