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Definition of insolent:

  1. Deviating from that which is customary; novel; strange; unusual.
  2. Haughty and contemptuous or brutal in behavior or language; overbearing; domineering; grossly rude or disrespectful; saucy; as, an insolent master; an insolent servant.
  3. Proceeding from or characterized by insolence; insulting; as, insolent words or behavior.

Synonyms:

unfearing, courtesy, forward, bald, proud, overbold, assumptive, loud, tatty, intrepid, trashy, hardy, brassy, disrespectful, cheap, lofty, uppity, proud, brave, assuming, pert, bold-faced, garish, pushy, contumelious, brazen, flashy, audacious, malapert, wise, overweening, flash, dauntless, tawdry, tacky, bodacious, assumptive, supercilious, brazen-faced, high-and-mighty, presuming, impudent, familiar, study at impertinent, lordly, brasslike, sassy, smart, offensive, snippy, venturous, overconfident, snotty-nosed, boldfaced, uppish, flip, overbearing, haughty, venturesome, gaudy, prideful, nervy, bald-faced, meretricious, fresh, superior, barefaced, smart-alecky, unashamed, snippety, attitude, fearless, gimcrack.

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