saucy (adj.) Old form(s): sawcie
lecherous, lascivious, lustful
2H4 II.iv.126[Doll to Pistol] I'll thrust my knife in your mouldy chaps an you play the saucy cuttle with me [or: insolent]
AW IV.iv.23[Helena to Widow] When saucy trusting of the cozened thoughts / Defiles the pitchy night
MM II.iv.45[Angelo to Isabella, of pardoning sinners] to remit / Their saucy sweetness
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