Meaning of facety in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfeɪsti/


West Indian
  • Rude, arrogant, or excessively bold.

    ‘She thinks she's it, her nose up in the air or looking down it at you. She's well facety!’
    • ‘They'd be polite to your face even if they don't like it and they'd have to respect you even if they are facety behind your back.’
    • ‘Agh, these kids were just being facety [cheeky].’


Probably from obsolete English facey, perhaps influenced by feisty.