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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Behavior or language bordering on indelicacy; A type of humor.

Usage examples (35)
  • I man, in the end of his chara6lcrs, before the Canter - bury tales, thus excufes the ribaldry, which is very grofs in many of his novels.
  • Our countryman, in the end of his characters, before the Canterbury tales, thus excuses the ribaldry, which is very gross in many of his novels.
  • Why do you scarify His works with this presumptuous kind of ribaldry? "
  • Hoskins checked this ribaldry by sternly looking towards for more
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