What does naughty mean?

Definitions for naughty
ˈnɔ tinaughty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. blue, gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicyadjective

    suggestive of sexual impropriety

    "a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a naughty wink"; "naughty words"; "racy anecdotes"; "a risque story"; "spicy gossip"

  2. naughtyadjective

    badly behaved

    "a naughty boy"

Wiktionary

  1. naughtyadjective

    Evil, wicked, morally reprehensible.

  2. naughtyadjective

    Immoral, sexually provocative; now in weakened sense, risqué, cheeky.

  3. naughtyadjective

    Bad, worthless, substandard.

    One basket had very good figs, even like the figs that are first ripe: and the other basket had very naughty figs, which could not be eaten, they were so bad. uE000182034uE001 Jeremiah 24:2, American King James Bible.

  4. naughtyadjective

    Mischievous; tending to misbehave or act badly (especially of a child).

    Some naughty boys at school hid the teacher's lesson notes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Naughty

    having little or nothing

  2. Naughty

    worthless; bad; good for nothing

  3. Naughty

    hence, corrupt; wicked

  4. Naughty

    mischievous; perverse; froward; guilty of disobedient or improper conduct; as, a naughty child

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Naughty

    nawt′i, adj. bad in conduct or speech: mischievous: perverse: disagreeable.—adv. Naught′ily.—n. Naught′iness.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'naughty' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2637

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of naughty in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of naughty in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of naughty in a Sentence

  1. Helen Baxendale:

    When I was a child there was a TVprogram and a series of booksabout a really naughty girl calledMarmalade Atkins. I always likedthat name, it seems sweet butmischievous and a bit spiky.

  2. Larry Craig:

    Or the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Speaking on NBC's Meet The Press, Craig told Tim Russert: "The American people already know that Bill Clinton is a bad boy - a naughty boy. I’m going to speak out for the citizens of my state, who in the majority think that Bill Clinton is probably even a nasty, bad, naughty boy.”

  3. Eman Joharjy:

    It is protection, it protects us from the sun and naughty guys.

  4. Ihor Dusaniwsky:

    We are seeing short sellers hold and build their positions in the hopes of making back some of their losses hoping for a year-end swoon in Tesla’s stock price, by the beginning of 2021 we should be able to see whether it’s the Tesla longs or Tesla shorts that are on Santa’s naughty or nice lists.

  5. The British-born Avner:

    However, I never threw away those scribbles. I confess I was naughty.

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    repetition of the ends of two or more successive sentences, verses, etc.
    • A. jocularity
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    • C. allogamy
    • D. epiphora

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