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 for Sauciest
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Saucy \Sau"cy\, a. [Compar. Saucier; superl. Sauciest.]
     [From Sauce.]
     1. Showing impertinent boldness or pertness; transgressing
        the rules of decorum; treating superiors with contempt;
        impudent; insolent; as, a saucy fellow.
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              Am I not protector, saucy priest?     --Shak.
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     2. Expressive of, or characterized by, impudence;
        impertinent; as, a saucy eye; saucy looks.
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              We then have done you bold and saucy wrongs. --Shak.
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     Syn: Impudent; insolent; impertinent; rude.
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