ruttish

[ ruht-ish ]
/ ˈrʌt ɪʃ /

adjective

salacious; lustful.

Nearby words

  1. rutledge, edward,
  2. rutledge, john,
  3. rutted,
  4. rutter,
  5. rutting,
  6. ruttishly,
  7. rutty,
  8. ruvo kale,
  9. ruvuma,
  10. ruwenzori

Origin of ruttish

First recorded in 1595–1605; rut2 + -ish1

Related formsrut·tish·ly, adverbrut·tish·ness, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for ruttish

ruttish

/ (ˈrʌtɪʃ) /

adjective

(of an animal) in a condition of rut
lascivious or salacious
Derived Formsruttishly, adverbruttishness, noun

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