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"racy" in British English

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uk   /ˈreɪ.si/  us   /ˈreɪ.si/
adverb uk   /ˈreɪ.səl.i/  us   /ˈreɪ.səl.i/
a racily readable novel
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)

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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)
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