\ 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 juicy (audio) \ adverb
juiciness \ ˈjü-​sē-​nəs How to pronounce juicy (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 The palate is juicy and elegant, with blueberry and raspberry flavors wound together with chewy tannins. Sara L. Schneider, Robb Report, 7 June 2021 This will help make sure that your meat is juicy and evenly cooked. Tamara Gane, Southern Living, 4 June 2021 Tender shrimp, juicy tomatoes, red onion, cilantro and a dash of lime make this low-fat, gluten-free appetizer mouthwateringly good. Noma Nazish, Forbes, 28 May 2021 Such managers can be one-stop-shop solutions that represent juicy targets of opportunity for hackers, as demonstrated by the recent security incident that enterprise password manager Passwordstate warned its customers about a few days ago. Jacob Siegal, BGR, 23 Apr. 2021 Water Box says: Plump and juicy bite-size chicken franks dipped in honey-crunchy batter. cleveland, 20 Mar. 2021 The crispy covering shatters with each bite, giving way to a deluge of cheese and plenty of juicy, spicy meat. Nick Kindelsperger, chicagotribune.com, 23 Feb. 2021 But throughout the last 48 years of her storied career, Robinson noticed that inquiring minds seeking rock star fodder were mostly looking for juicy stories about her encounters with the men, not the women. Andrea Cuttler, Harper's BAZAAR, 15 Jan. 2021 Exotic tropical floral aromas open, with spicy undertones layered with juicy melon and guava. Sara L. Schneider, Robb Report, 31 May 2021

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First Known Use of juicy

15th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Juicy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/juicy. Accessed 16 Jun. 2021.

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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


\ 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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