When someone has been insolent or rude—firm response



When someone has been insolent or rude—firm response
 Don’t get smart with me!
Don’t get sassy with me.(folksy)
Sassy= insolent
Don’t sass me.(folksy)
Don’t talk back to me.
Don’t give me any of your lip.(informal)
Lip=insolent talk
Don’t get uppity on me.(folksy)
Uppity=arrogant
Don’t get uppity with me.(folksy)
Don’t get cocky.(informal)
Cocky=insolent
Don’t get fresh.(informal)
fresh = insolent; impudent
Don’t get your nose out of joint. (informal)
 Don’t overstep your bounds.
 Watch yourself.
Watch it. (informal)
Watch out. (informal)