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Synonyms of cheeky in English:


  • you should have heard the cheeky boy lecturing me
    informalbrass-necked, cocky, lippy, mouthy, fresh, flip
    British informalsaucy, smart-arsed
    North American informalsassy, nervy, smart-assed
    archaicmalapert, contumelious, presumptive, assumptive
    [Antonyms] respectful, polite
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