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Meaning of BAWDRY

Pronunciation:  'bodree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  lewd or obscene talk or writing; "it was smoking-room bawdry"; "they published a collection of Elizabethan bawdy"
 

BAWDRY is a 6 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: bawdy
 
 See Also: obscenity, vulgarism

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Bawd"ry\, n. [OE. baudery, OF. bauderie, balderie,
boldness, joy. See {Bawd}.]
1. The practice of procuring women for the gratification of
   lust.

2. Illicit intercourse; fornication. --Shak.

3. Obscenity; filthy, unchaste language. ``The pert style of
   the pit bawdry.'' --Steele.

 

 

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