foxy


foxy

adjective \ˈfäk-sē\

: resembling or suggesting a fox

: very clever

: physically attractive

fox·i·erfox·i·est

Full Definition of FOXY

1
:  resembling or suggestive of a fox <a narrow foxy face>: as
a :  cunningly shrewd
b :  of a warm reddish-brown color <foxy eyebrows>
2
:  having a sharp brisk flavor <foxy grapes>
3
:  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

1528

Other Alcoholic Beverage Terms

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

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