North American informal
Impudence; cheek: the kind of boy that wouldn’t give you any sass
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- A well-cut skirt that moves around the knee adds just the right amount of sass to a conservative hemline.
- The intensity of the vocals gradually build, the tremolo becomes more wild, and when the orchestra begins to hit on the bridge she comes out street-smart and full of sass.
- Sure, the track picks up a new tone: sass and swagger, winking and wiggling.
Mid 19th century: variant of sauce.
Words that rhyme with sassalas, Alsace, amass, Bass, chasse, crass, crevasse, en masse, gas, Hamas, lass, mass, morass, tarantass, tass, wrasse
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