cheeky cheeky  /ˈtʃi ki/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) offensively bold

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. He also had a cheeky rebelliousness toward authority, which led one headmaster to expel him and another to amuse history by saying that he would never amount to much.
  2. ROCK 'N' ROLL The Beatles are a cheeky crew.
  3. Some cheeky non-traditionalists are upending Christmas celebrations.

News

  1. NJ town to vote on boardwalk ban on saggy pants; mayor doesn't want rear ends 'hanging out'

    WILDWOOD, N.J. — Get set for some cheeky remarks at City Hall in Wildwood. The popular Jersey shore resort town will vote Wednesday night on a proposed law that would ban overly saggy pants on the boardwalk.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune

  2. NJ town to vote on boardwalk ban on saggy pants

    Get set for some cheeky remarks at City Hall in Wildwood. More >> Get set for some cheeky remarks at City Hall in Wildwood. More >> The father of the girlfriend of Edward Snowden described the leaker of national secrets as a shy and reserved man with convictions, but said Tuesday he's "still shocked" by the news about him.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WFMJ Youngstown

  3. A Cheeky Problem: NJ Town to Restrict Baggy Pants

    Jersey shore town's response to a cheeky problem: Banning droopy drawers on the boardwalk        
    on June 11, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "I thought it was quite cheeky," style icon Victoria Beckham told The Associated Press. "For me it was a very, very fun collection."
    on Oct 7, 2007 By: Victoria Beckham Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "That's cheeky, but a good question, but cheeky," Ballmer said. "There will still be a lot of proprietary innovation in the browser itself so we may need to have a rendering service. Open source is interesting. Apple has embraced Webkit and...
    on Nov 8, 2008 By: Steve Ballmer Source: Computerworld

  3. Ex-EastEnder Bannerman told Matthews: "You're so cheeky. You've just got a really cheeky face."
    on Nov 20, 2007 By: Marc Bannerman Source: ic Wales

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