Definition Of ribald


referring to sexual matters in an amusingly rude or irreverent way.

a ribald comment

Example Of ribald

  • And in attempting to mimic the Greek life as much as possible, some deliciously ribald elements have been included.

  • As the title suggests, it's mostly Lynch's movie - the earthy, ribald Nora provides the epicentre for the story, the focus of Joyce's passion and jealousy.

  • Attempting to capture the saucy spirit of the movies and genre on which the series was based, and even featuring several of the frisky familiar faces from the films, one would anticipate a risqué, ribald offering.

  • His work, like the man himself, is ribald , often obscene, but never vulgar.

  • How then do you manage to write such ribald stuff?

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