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part of speech: adverb


part of speech: adjective

Talkative; fluent and rapid in speech: pert.

part of speech: adjective

Lively and talkative; impertinent; disrespectful; characterized by thoughtless speech, or pertness; trifling.

part of speech: adjective

Of smooth, fluent, and rapid speech; speaking with ease and rapidity; having a voluble tongue; talkative. " It becometh good men, in such cases, to be flippant and free in their speech."- Barrow; speaking fluently and confidently, without knowledge or consideration; voluble and thoughtless; heedlessly pert; petulant. " It ill becomes one, while he bends under the weight of insuperable objections, to grow so exceedingly flippant."- Waterland.

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