adjective, rac·i·er, rac·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM racyrac·i·ly, adverbrac·i·ness, noun
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How to use racy in a sentence
The feel is racier and sometimes a bit firmer than desired through never-ending rock gardens, but considering the fact that I was faster on more than a few favorite trails, these minor quibbles seem worth the performance benefits.
Also, once I started adding entries online to supplement the ones in the paper, I’d often put the racier ones near the bottom of the list.Style Conversational Week 1430: Back in the saddle again|Pat Myers|April 1, 2021|Washington Post
It combines ripe, fleshy fruit with a touch of racy, grassy acidity familiar to fans of New Zealand’s savvies.Usher in spring with this delightfully crisp sauvignon blanc that costs just $14|Dave McIntyre|March 19, 2021|Washington Post
The Granbazán green label, one of several bottlings the winery offers, is racy and focused with laser-sharp acidity to refresh your palate.This outstanding Argentine malbec delivers deep fruit flavors for just $15|Dave McIntyre|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
The episode began in the wee hours of Sunday night when Musk replied to a racy tweet showing a woman wearing Tesla-branded shorts—an article of clothing that the company created earlier this year to mock those who had shorted its stock price.Elon Musk trolls Bitcoin, causes novelty Dogecoin to soar|Jeff|December 21, 2020|Fortune
All 130 employees share a similar vision and all seem very gung ho about their racy products.James Franco Gets Kinky: Inside the BDSM Porn Documentary 'Kink'|Marlow Stern|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Apparently, Minaj received a slew of offensive tweets and rude Instagram comments in response to the racy image.Beyoncé’s ‘Flawless’ Lyrics Tease Her Elevator Drama with Jay Z|Amy Zimmerman|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And for the actual too-racy-for-primetime moments, edit them out just like you do for the straights.
US Airways inadvertently tweeted an—ahem—racy photo involving a lady and a toy plane.
One of his primary challengers thinks so in a slightly racy Internet video that he has posted on his website.Boehner Challenger Makes ‘Electile Dysfunction’ Video|Olivia Nuzzi|April 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He who is of so lofty a rank as to be above repartee, ought never to joke in a racy kind of way.The 'Characters' of Jean de La Bruyre|Jean de La Bruyre
The whole effect was weirdly eloquent, rather than racy or exciting.Pharaoh's Broker|Ellsworth Douglass
Its style is pointed and racy; the author talks about what he knows and what he knows intimately.Solomon Maimon: An Autobiography.|Solomon Maimon
If the racy and delicious flavor of the original is not always preserved, it is no fault of the translator.
The magistrate smiled, and the spectators moved to the nearer benches to enjoy this racy man.Greyfriars Bobby|Eleanor Atkinson