impertinent


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impertinent

adjective
Medspeak
Not pertinent; irrelevant.
 
Vox populi
Cheeky, rude.

impertinent

adjective Not pertinent; irrelevant
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He has shown breathtaking arrogance and his demand that the judge apologise to him was more than merely impertinent.
He [Gustave Eiffel] would be happy that 125 years later, his tower, which was so widely criticised, was accepted in the Parisian landscape, as a landmark of French identity, and to see a tribute through this nod to him, which is maybe impertinent but full of humility," Fermob's Bernard Reybier added.
Michael Caine's star-making role as impertinent spy Harry Palmer - a bespectacled, bird-chasing gourmet who arrived as a bracing alternative to James Bond.
John Hughes, Glasgow WOULD I be impertinent enough to suggest that Sir Alex Ferguson, who will go down in history, should be created a member of the Order of the Thistle?
Just get out of here, you impertinent Spanish foreign minister," he said.
An arts association cancelled the exhibition because they found it too political and asked Rust to change her exhibition proposal as they said it portrays an impertinent and unscientific public debate against the economically important uranium mining industry.
IN all the years I have been reading the Daily Post, I have never seen a more impertinent letter than that written by Charlotte Frobisher, of Meliden (Nov 27).
Wozniacki, 22, stunned reporters by grabbing the microphone to ask her Northern Irish beau the most impertinent of questions from the back of the room.
I'm hoping to see batsmen given out for being damned impertinent, interfering with pigeons, smelling faintly of linseed oil or simply "looking at me funny".
His impertinent put-downs prompted movie mogul Harvey Weinstein to quip after the ceremony that "knowing Ricky will never work again means a lot to me".
The boy's very loud conversation consisted of a series of impertinent observations on the girl's appearance, taken in good part by the girl and laughed at by the father and included asking the girl repeatedly if she thought his father was gay, a subject and question he clearly found uproariously funny.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki reiterated that the motto of "change" chanted by US President Barack Obama in his election campaign was just some hollow words impertinent to the country's actual foreign policy.