impudent or disrespectful back talk:
Both parents refuse to take any sass from their kids.
verb (used with object)
to answer back in an impudent manner:
Don’t sass your mother.
insolent or impudent talk or behaviour
to talk or answer back in such a way
noun 1. Siegfried (Loraine) [seeg-freed law-reyn,, loh-] /ˈsig frid lɔˈreɪn,, loʊ-/ (Show IPA), 1886–1967, English poet and novelist. noun 1. Siegfried (Lorraine). 1886–1967, British poet and novelist, best known for his poems of the horrors of war collected in Counterattack (1918) and Satirical Poems (1926). He also wrote a semi-fictitious autobiographical trilogy The Memoirs of […]
noun 1. a tropical African tree, Erythrophleum suavolens, of the legume family, having a poisonous bark and hard, durable wood.
adjective, sassier, sassiest. Informal. 1. impertinent; insolent; saucy: a sassy reply; a sassy teen. 2. pert; boldly smart; saucy: a sassy red handbag. noun 1. sassy bark. adjective -sier, -siest 1. (US, informal) insolent, impertinent noun 1. a W African leguminous tree, Erythrophleum guineense, with poisonous bark (sassy bark) and hard strong wood 2. the […]
noun 1. sasswood. 2. the bark of the sasswood, used as a poison in certain tribal ordeals.