noun Chiefly New England, Midland, and Southern U.S.
- saskatchewan party,
- sassafras oil,
- sassafras tea,
Origin of sass1
verb (used with object)
Origin of sass2
Examples from the Web for sasses
The means by which sasses or flood-gates are allowed in fishings on navigable rivers.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
He's the only one of you that sasses back, offers objections, overrules plans.David Lannarck, Midget|George S. Harney
An' we wus punished putty bad iffen we complains, sasses or 'fuses ter wuck lak we should.