impudent - Dictionary definition and meaning for word impudent
"Im" is the prefix meaning "not." "Pudent" sounds like "prudent." So someone who is impudent, is not prudent: he is insulting and rude.
sounds like impunity, which means immune from punishment, which is characteristic of those who are shamelessly bold, insolent, impertinent = impudent.
IMPUre stuDENT - such a student is kept in for impudent behaviour
dentist always disrespects our teeth
One who has impudent behavior full of sassy disrespect also usually thinks he deserves impunity.
split as imp+u+dent >> imp=important, u=you, dent=teeth => ur teeth is important to u, but the dentist remove it boldly, and are harsh to it..