American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. Impertinent, disrespectful speech; back talk.
- v. To talk impudently to.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as sauce.
- n. Vegetables, particularly those used in making sauces: as, garden sass.
- n. Insolence; impudence.
- To talk or reply saucily; be insolent in replying.
- To sauce; be saucy to.
- v. answer back in an impudent or insolent manner
- n. an impudent or insolent rejoinder
- Back-formation from sassy1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“This was to have happened in 2004, but there was so much sass from the people that it was put off till 09.”
“That's the stuff for my money!" replied her brother; "'taters and apple-sass is my sass in the winter.”
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“It's good those is easy got," said his sister Mary; "the sass is the most of the dinner to Bob most commonly.”
“It's good those is easy got," said his sister Mary; "the sass is the most of the dinner to Bob, most commonly.”
“The best part of my Mother's Day was listening to my granddaughter give my daughter the kind of sass she used to give me.”
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“However, the sass has been a bit lacking in the first 2 films * sigh* so I’ll just throw my vote for the fight scene with the newborns.”
“These trees are usually good standard varieties which have been the source of much apple "sass," many an apple pie, and many a barrel of cider-vinegar.”
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