Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun impertinence

3 senses of impertinence

Sense 1
impudence, cheek, impertinence -- (an impudent statement)
       => disrespect, discourtesy -- (an expression of lack of respect)

Sense 2
crust, gall, impertinence, impudence, insolence, cheekiness, freshness -- (the trait of being rude and impertinent; inclined to take liberties)
       => discourtesy, rudeness -- (a manner that is rude and insulting)

Sense 3
impertinence, perkiness, pertness, sauciness, archness -- (inappropriate playfulness)
       => playfulness, fun -- (a disposition to find (or make) causes for amusement; "her playfulness surprised me"; "he was fun to be with")

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