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bawdy

play
adjective \ˈbȯ-dē\

Definition of bawdy

bawdier

;

bawdiest

  1. 1 :  obscene, lewd a bawdy comedian

  2. 2 :  boisterously or humorously indecent bawdy jokes

bawdily

play \ˈbȯ-də-lē\ adverb

bawdiness

play \ˈbȯ-dē-nəs\ noun

Examples of bawdy in a Sentence

  1. a bawdy film that is not appropriate for children

  2. a bawdy comment about someone you work with could get you fired

Origin and Etymology of bawdy

bawd + 1-y


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bawdy

noun

Definition of bawdy

  1. :  bawdry 2

Origin and Etymology of bawdy

probably from 1bawdy


BAWDY Defined for English Language Learners

bawdy

play
adjective

Definition of bawdy for English Language Learners

  • : dealing with sex in a way that is meant to be funny



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