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English definition of “ribald”


adjective     /ˈrɪb.əld/ /ˈraɪ.bəld/ US  /ˈraɪ.bɔːld/ old-fashioned
describes language that refers to sex in a rude but humorous way: He entertained us with ribald stories.Relating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
(Definition of ribald adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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