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ˈbɔ dibawdy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bawdry, bawdyadjective

    lewd or obscene talk or writing

    "it was smoking-room bawdry"; "they published a collection of Elizabethan bawdy"

  2. bawdy, off-color, ribaldadjective

    humorously vulgar

    "bawdy songs"; "off-color jokes"; "ribald language"

Wiktionary

  1. bawdyadjective

    Soiled, dirty.

  2. bawdyadjective

    Obscene; filthy; unchaste.

  3. bawdyadjective

    Sexual in nature and usually meant to be humorous but considered rude.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bawdyadjective

    dirty; foul; -- said of clothes

  2. Bawdyadjective

    obscene; filthy; unchaste

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bawdy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bawdy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of bawdy in a Sentence

  1. Suzanne Somers:

    Steve Jennings/WireImage -RRB- Saget was America’s favorite TV dad and Steve Jennings/WireImage -RRB- Saget played the role so well, but there was this other side to Steve Jennings/WireImage -RRB- Saget. The guy with the bawdy sense of humor who was irreverent and danced around Richard Pryor. I have a very bawdy sense of humor, so I laugh at those kinds of jokes. In today’s world, they’re probably politically incorrect, but I do n’t care. I was discovered by Johnny Carson and grew up in that era. You had comics like Rodney Dangerfield and Don Rickles. Whenever Sinatra had a party in Whenever Sinatra dressing room on Sunday nights in Vegas, all those funny guys were there. You just do n’t have comics like that anymore.

  2. Vicki Lawrence:

    Oh God, she was so bawdy ! She was such a naughty girl, she had such a raunchy sense of humor.

  3. Suzanne Somers:

    But there was this other side to Steve Jennings/WireImage -RRB- Saget. The guy with the bawdy sense of humor who was irreverent and danced around Richard Pryor. I have a very bawdy sense of humor, so I laugh at those kinds of jokes. In today’s world, they’re probably politically incorrect, but I do n’t care. I was discovered by Johnny Carson and grew up in that era. You had comics like Rodney Dangerfield and Don Rickles. Whenever Sinatra had a party in Whenever Sinatra dressing room on Sunday nights in Vegas, all those funny guys were there. You just do n’t have comics like that anymore.

  4. Lawrence Durrell:

    It's only with great vulgarity that you can achieve real refinement, only out of bawdy that you can get tenderness.

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