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gamy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gamy  \Gam"y\,  a. 
  1.  (Cookery)  Having  the  flavor  of  game,  esp.  of  game  kept 
  uncooked  till  near  the  condition  of  tainting; 
  high-flavored. 
 
  2.  (Sporting)  Showing  an  unyielding  spirit  to  the  last 
  plucky;  furnishing  sport;  as  a  gamy  trout. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gamy 
  adj  1:  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"  [syn:  {blue},  {gamey},  {juicy},  {naughty}, 
  {racy},  {risque},  {spicy}] 
  2:  used  of  the  smell  of  game  beginning  to  taint  [syn:  {gamey}, 
  {high}] 
  3:  willing  to  face  danger  [syn:  {game},  {gamey},  {gritty},  {mettlesome}, 
  {spirited},  {spunky}] 




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