adjective \ˈfäk-sē\

: resembling or suggesting a fox

: very clever

: physically attractive


Full Definition of FOXY

:  resembling or suggestive of a fox <a narrow foxy face>: as
a :  cunningly shrewd
b :  of a warm reddish-brown color <foxy eyebrows>
:  having a sharp brisk flavor <foxy grapes>
:  physically attractive <a foxy lady>
fox·i·ly \ˈfäk-sə-lē\ adverb
fox·i·ness \-sē-nəs\ noun

Examples of FOXY

  1. <the oft-told story of the foxy flatterer who works her way up the ladder of success by stepping on people as she goes>

First Known Use of FOXY


Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

finish, gimlet, mull, sake, setup, sommelier, syllabub, vintner, wassail

Rhymes with FOXY


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