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Meaning of GAMY

Pronunciation:  'geymee

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  willing to face danger
  2. [adj]  used of the smell of game beginning to taint
  3. [adj]  suggestive of sexual impropriety; "a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a naughty wink"; "naughty words"; "racy anecdotes"; "a risque story"; "spicy gossip"

GAMY is a 4 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: blue, brave, courageous, fearless, game, gamey, gritty, high, juicy, malodorous, mettlesome, naughty, racy, risque, sexy, spicy, spirited, spunky



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Gam"y\, a.
1. (Cookery) Having the flavor of game, esp. of game kept
   uncooked till near the condition of tainting;

2. (Sporting) Showing an unyielding spirit to the last;
   plucky; furnishing sport; as, a gamy trout.

Thesaurus Terms
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