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Definitions for raunchy
ˈrɔn tʃi, ˈrɑn-raunchy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. raunchyadjective

    earthy and sexually explicit

    "a raunchy novel"

  2. lewd, obscene, raunchy, salaciousadjective

    suggestive of or tending to moral looseness

    "lewd whisperings of a dirty old man"; "an indecent gesture"; "obscene telephone calls"; "salacious limericks"

  3. begrimed, dingy, grimy, grubby, grungy, raunchyadjective

    thickly covered with ingrained dirt or soot

    "a miner's begrimed face"; "dingy linen"; "grimy hands"; "grubby little fingers"; "a grungy kitchen"


  1. raunchyadjective

    Very low class; inferior; inadequate.

  2. raunchyadjective

    With dishonorable, base and vulgar expression.

  3. raunchyadjective

    Having socially unacceptable sexual behavior.

  4. raunchyadjective

    Sexually seductive.


  1. raunchy

    Raunchy refers to something that is vulgar, sexually explicit, obscenely indecent or generally coarse and rude in nature. This adjective is often used to describe certain kinds of behavior, language or content in media such as books, movies or songs.


  1. Raunchy

    Raunchy is a metal band from Denmark, formed in 1994. They have released five studio albums, and are currently signed to Lifeforce Records.

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    Song lyrics by raunchy -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by raunchy on the Lyrics.com website.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of raunchy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of raunchy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of raunchy in a Sentence

  1. Vicki Lawrence:

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

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