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randy

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adjective \ˈran-dē\

Simple Definition of randy

  • : sexually excited

Full Definition of randy

  1. 1 chiefly Scottish :  having a coarse manner

  2. 2 :  lustful, lecherous

randi·ness noun

Examples of randy

  1. She was feeling a little randy.

  2. <a booze-fueled off-campus party that was rife with randy frat boys hoping to score>



Origin of randy

probably from obsolete rand to rant


First Known Use: 1698

Rhymes with randy


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randy

noun

Definition of randy

plural rand·ies

chiefly Scottish

  1. :  a scolding or dissolute woman



1762

First Known Use of randy

1762


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