Translation of "racy" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈreɪ.si/ us

exciting and slightly shocking, especially because of relating to or suggesting sex

subido de tono, picante
a racy story
a racy style
racy swimwear
She is trying to create a racier image for herself.
racily adverb uk /-sɪ.li/ us
raciness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “racy” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


adjective /ˈreisi/ (comparative racier, superlative raciest)


vivo, salado
a racy novel
a racy style of writing
racily adverb

con vivacidad, saladamente
raciness noun

vivacidad, salero
The raciness of her latest novel shocked everyone.

(Translation of “racy” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)