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horny

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adjective \ˈhȯr-nē\

Simple Definition of horny

  • : made of horn (sense 1c) or a similar substance

  • : hard and tough

  • : sexually excited

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of horny

hornier

horniest

  1. 1 a :  of or made of horn b :  hard, callous <horny-handed> c :  compact and homogeneous with a dull luster —used of a mineral

  2. 2 :  having horns

  3. 3 [horn erect penis + 1-y] a :  desiring sexual gratification b :  excited sexually

horniness

noun

Examples of horny in a sentence

  1. <in her view, teenage boys are perpetually horny>



14th Century

First Known Use of horny

14th century


HORNY Defined for Kids

horny

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adjective \ˈhȯr-nē\

Definition of horny for Students

hornier

horniest

  1. 1 :  made of horn

  2. 2 :  hard and rough <horny hands>




Medical Dictionary

horny

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adjective \ˈhȯr-nē\

Medical Definition of horny

hornier

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est

  1. 1a:  composed of or resembling tough fibrous material consisting chiefly of keratin :  keratinous <horny tissue> <after the horny material has been…cut away—Morris Fishbein>b:  being hard or callused <horny-handed>

  2. 2:  having horns




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