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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To talk saucily.
  • n. Insolent, opprobrious language; impertinent abuse.

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  • Another weekend, another Scottish infiltrator.

    The apprentice jock grew a moustache
    And learned to wear a kilt with panache.
    He could hurl a caber
    With no sign of labor
    And taunted his foes with Highland snash.

    July 13, 2014

  • Abuse, insolence.

    July 30, 2007