Simple Definition of naughty
: behaving badly
: relating to or suggesting sex in usually a playful way
Examples of naughty in a sentence
She gave him a naughty smile.
<told her to act her age and stop throwing temper tantrums like a naughty little girl>
Origin of naughty
Middle English noughti, from nought
First Known Use: 14th century
NAUGHTY Defined for Kids
Definition of naughty for Students
: behaving in a bad or improper way
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