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ribaldry

noun [U] uk   /ˈrɪb.əl.dri/ /ˈraɪ.bəl-/ us    /ˈraɪ.bɔːl-/ old-fashioned
language that refers to sex in a rude but humorous way: good-natured ribaldryRelating to sex and sexual desireRude and cheeky
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