cadgy

adjective

ˈkajē,
-aaj-,
-i
1
chiefly Scottish : cheerful, merry
2
dialectal : sexually excited : in rut : amorous

Word History

Etymology

origin unknown

First Known Use

1720, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of cadgy was in 1720

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“Cadgy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cadgy. Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

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