Meaning of “racy” in the English Dictionary

"racy" in British English

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racyadjective

uk /ˈreɪ.si/ us /ˈreɪ.si/
racily
adverb uk /ˈreɪ.səl.i/ us /ˈreɪ.səl.i/

a racily readable novel
raciness
noun [ U ] uk /ˈreɪ.si.nəs/ us /ˈreɪ.si.nəs/

The raciness of the comedy was a little too much for daytime TV.

(Definition of “racy” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"racy" in American English

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racyadjective [ -er/-est only ]

us /ˈreɪ·si/

causing slight shock because sex is mentioned or suggested:

a racy story

(Definition of “racy” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)