Sentence Examples


  • I should not obtrude my affairs so much on the notice of my readers if very particular inquiries had not been made by my townsmen concerning my mode of life, which some would call impertinent, though they do not appear to me at all impertinent, but, considering the circumstances, very natural and pertinent.
  • I think it is mere egotism, or impertinent at this time.
  • Such was the famous reply given by the nineteenth century artist James McNeil Whistler to what seemed to him like a rather impertinent question.
  • God stopped and looked straight at the kid. 'I 'd thank you, young man, to keep your impertinent remarks to yourself.
  • Not at all; the impertinent fellow whispered something in her ear, and she answered in the same way.

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