juicy

adjective
\ ˈjü-sē How to pronounce juicy (audio) \
juicier; juiciest

Definition of juicy

1 : having much juice : succulent
2 : rewarding or profitable especially financially : fat juicy contract a juicy dramatic role
3a : rich in interest : colorful juicy details
b : sensational, racy a juicy scandal
c : full of vitality : lusty

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Other Words from juicy

juicily \ ˈjü-​sə-​lē How to pronounce juicily (audio) \ adverb
juiciness \ ˈjü-​sē-​nəs How to pronounce juiciness (audio) \ noun

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Examples of juicy in a Sentence

The meat is tender and juicy. a juicy bit of news I want to know all the juicy details. She sued her former boss and won a juicy settlement in court.
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Recent Examples on the Web His accounts of quitting staff jobs when his bosses demanded changes that offended his sense of integrity make for juicy reading. Chris Klimek, chicagotribune.com, "As an abused child, J. Michael Straczynski took refuge in superheroes. Then he made a career out of them.," 29 July 2019 His accounts of quitting staff jobs when his bosses demanded changes that offended his sense of integrity make for juicy reading. Chris Klimek, chicagotribune.com, "As an abused child, J. Michael Straczynski took refuge in superheroes. Then he made a career out of them.," 29 July 2019 While tiny and seemingly unripe, a greengage is preternaturally sweet, juicy and deeply flavorful but possessing far less tartness and tannic pucker than other, more popular plum varieties. Los Angeles Times, "The Holy Grail of stone fruit is in season. Get it while (and if) you can," 12 Aug. 2019 The sausage is first stuffed in a whole roasted Anaheim chile, then wrapped in bacon before it’s griddled to a crisp, making the dog even juicier and adding a fresh chile lick. Dominic Armato, azcentral, "Everything you need to know about 2 new Mexican food trucks including what to order and when to find them," 30 July 2019 His accounts of quitting staff jobs when his bosses demanded changes that offended his sense of integrity make for juicy reading. Chris Klimek, chicagotribune.com, "As an abused child, J. Michael Straczynski took refuge in superheroes. Then he made a career out of them.," 29 July 2019 His accounts of quitting staff jobs when his bosses demanded changes that offended his sense of integrity make for juicy reading. Chris Klimek, Washington Post, "As an abused child, he took refuge in superheroes. Then he made a career out of them.," 24 July 2019 But the star is the mustard sauce and smoked meat dishes, anchored by superb pulled pork, with big, juicy and meaty chunks of pork tossed lightly in the signature condiment. Larry Olmstead, USA TODAY, "Great American Bites BBQ road trip: The country's best regional barbecue joints," 9 July 2019 Watkins immediately enters the WR1 discussion off his 46.8 point performance in PPR and has another juicy match-up versus a Raiders team still dealing with the Antonio Brown fallout. Frankie Taddeo, SI.com, "Fantasy Football: Week 1 Sunday Superlatives," 9 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of juicy

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of juicy was in the 15th century

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juicy

adjective
How to pronounce juicy (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of juicy

: containing a lot of juice
informal : very interesting and exciting especially because of shocking or sexual elements
informal : involving or providing a large amount of money

juicy

adjective
\ ˈjü-sē How to pronounce juicy (audio) \
juicier; juiciest

Kids Definition of juicy

: having much liquid a juicy pear

Other Words from juicy

juiciness noun

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