Definition of cheekiness:
Synonyms for cheekiness:
temerity, overconfidence, audaciousness, familiarity, assumption, cheek, saddle sore, impudence, presumption, rudeness, impudency, encrustation, perkiness, pertness, presumptuousness, brass, discourtesy, rancor, impertinence, insolence, audacity, sauce, novelty, courtesy, disrespect, crust, nerviness, face, nerve, resentment, archness, glow, forwardness, brashness, pushiness, effrontery, incivility, gall, sassiness, rancour, incrustation, bitterness, freshness, attitude, boldness, chutzpah, brazenness, uppityness, brassiness, sauciness, uppishness, bile.
There is nothing very difficult about it, but we are so beset by bogies, and so full of fears and fancies that we are half the time either in a state of funk, or in its antithesis, a state of cheekiness.- "My War Experiences in Two Continents", Sarah Macnaughtan.
- "The Brightener", C. N. Williamson A. M. Williamson.
- "Under Boy Scout Colors", Joseph Bushnell Ames.