Definitions for raciness

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

rac•yˈreɪ si(adj.)rac•i•er, rac•i•est.

  1. slightly improper or indelicate; risqué.

  2. vigorous; lively; spirited.

  3. sprightly; pungent:

    a racy literary style.

  4. having an agreeably peculiar taste or flavor, as wine or fruit.

Origin of racy:

1645–55

rac′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pungency, bite, sharpness, raciness(noun)

    a strong odor or taste property

    "the pungency of mustard"; "the sulfurous bite of garlic"; "the sharpness of strange spices"; "the raciness of the wine"

  2. gaminess, raciness, ribaldry, spiciness(noun)

    behavior or language bordering on indelicacy

Wiktionary

  1. raciness(Noun)

    The property of being racy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Raciness(noun)

    the quality of being racy; peculiar and piquant flavor

Anagrams of raciness

  1. arcsines


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