horny


horny

adjective \ˈhr-nē\

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

: hard and tough

: sexually excited

horn·i·erhorn·i·est

Full Definition of HORNY

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
:  having horns
3
[horn erect penis + 1-y]
a :  desiring sexual gratification
b :  excited sexually
horn·i·ness noun

Examples of HORNY

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

First Known Use of HORNY

14th century

Rhymes with HORNY

horny

adjective \ˈhr-nē\   (Medical Dictionary)
horn·i·erhorn·i·est

Medical Definition of HORNY

1
a : 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
: having horns

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