Definitions and translations for "racy"

Definition of racy

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1. Having a strong flavor indicating origin; of distinct characteristic taste; tasting of the soil; hence, fresh; rich.
2. Hence: Exciting to the mental taste by a strong or distinctive character of thought or language; peculiar and piquant; fresh and lively.
3. Mildly risque, exciting.
She wore a racy dress that was just barely appropriate for the occasion.
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English - English - racy

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adj. risque, indelicate; lively, spirited, vigorous

English - Spanish - racy

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adj. picante, dicharachero, gracioso, saleroso

English - French - racy

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adj. riqué , non délicat; piquant, corsé (vin); dynamique, animé, vigoureux, vif

English - German - racy

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adj. rassig, schwungvoll

English - Indonesian - racy

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a. segar, cabul: agak cabul, bersemangat, bersih dan rapi, keturunan baik

English - Italian - racy

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agg. vivace, brioso, animato, frizzante; piccante, spinto, salace; pieno di vita, vivo; forte, pungente; genuino, naturale, schietto

English - Polish - racy

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a. bukiet: z bukietem, typowy, pikantny, rasowy, błyskotliwy, siarczysty

English - Portuguese - racy

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adj. cheio de vida, enérgico

English - Romanian - racy

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a. miros: cu miros şi gust caracteristic, indecent, plin de spirit, savuros, vioi, picant

English - Russian - racy

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прил. сохранивший свои естественные качества, свежий, острый, сильный, пикантный; скабрезный, непристойный; живой, сочный, яркий, колоритный; характерный, специфический

English - Turkish - racy

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s. canlı, ateşli, özlü, özel bir tadı olan (şarap), aromatik, baharatlı, açık saçık, müstehcen

English - Ukrainian - racy

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a. характерний, свіжий, запашний, міцний, пряний, колоритний

English - Dutch - racy

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bn. pittig, pikant

English - Greek - racy

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επίθ. νόστιμος, ζωηρός, άσεμνος, πικάντικος, ιδιόχυμος

English - Arabic - racy

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‏مفعم بالحياة، طيب النكهة، زكي الرائحة‏

English - Chinese - racy

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(形) 美味的; 有生气的; 爽利的; 辛辣的

English - Chinese - racy

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(形) 美味的; 有生氣的; 爽利的; 辛辣的

English - Hindi - racy

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a. कास, विशेषता-सूचक, नमूने का, लाक्षणिक, फुरतीला, उद्योगी, व्यवसायिक, रसात्मक, सुरम्य

English - Japanese - racy

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(形) 独特の風味のある; ピリッとする; 生き生きした; きわどい

English - Korean - racy

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형. 독특한 맛이 나는

English - Vietnamese - racy

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a. giống tốt, hăng hái, sốt sắng, đầy nhiệt huyết, loại tốt
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Synonyms for racy
1. risque: erotic, suggestive, lewd, indecent, indelicate
2. lively: animated, spirited, energetic, vigourous, piquant, sprightly