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Origin of risqué
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH risquérisky, risqué
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Example sentences from the Web for risqué
The two have been dating for 10 months, and the pictures have gotten “progressively more risque,” she says.
Risque material can rise above being offensive as long as it's funny.
Jagger initially added some shock value to her image, when taking on the risque Hudson Jeans campaign last summer at 17.
Because it was oh-so- raunchy and the kids today like the risque, and the dirty language and the sexual situations.
So that in writing to you I run the risque of making a breech in the commandment.Andrew Marvell|Augustine Birrell
I said, like a stag; the simile is a little risque perhaps, as our friend is married; but, never mind!San-Cravate; or, The Messengers; Little Streams|Charles Paul de Kock
A society play excellently exemplifies the truth of the adage: "Nothing risque; nothing gained."The Footlights Fore and Aft|Channing Pollock
See Esquisse dune morale, the chapter on Le risque et la lutte, i. 4.The Non-religion of the Future: A Sociological Study|Jean-Marie Guyau
I would for such means adventure through peril of my modesty; I would risque every thing but real dishonour.Notes to Shakespeare, Volume III: The Tragedies|Samuel Johnson