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juic·y

 (jo͞o′sē)
adj. juic·i·er, juic·i·est
1. Full of juice; succulent.
2.
a. Richly interesting: a juicy mystery novel.
b. Racy; titillating: a juicy bit of gossip.
3. Yielding profit; rewarding or gratifying: a juicy raise; a juicy part in a play.

juic′i·ly adv.
juic′i·ness n.
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juicy

(ˈdʒuːsɪ)
adj, juicier or juiciest
1. full of juice
2. provocatively interesting; spicy: juicy gossip.
3. slang voluptuous or seductive: she's a juicy bit.
4. chiefly US and Canadian profitable: a juicy contract.
ˈjuicily adv
ˈjuiciness n
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juic•y

(ˈdʒu si)

adj. juic•i•er, juic•i•est.
1. full of juice; succulent: a juicy pear.
2. very profitable, satisfying, or substantive: a juicy contract.
3. very interesting or colorful, esp. when slightly scandalous or improper: a juicy bit of gossip.
[1400–50; late Middle English j(o)usy full of liquor. See juice, -y1]
juic′i•ly, adv.
juic′i•ness, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.juicy - full of juice
juiceless - lacking juice
2.juicy - having strong sexual appeal; "juicy barmaids"; "a red-hot mama"; "a voluptuous woman"; "a toothsome blonde in a tight dress"
sexy - marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest; "feeling sexy"; "sexy clothes"; "sexy poses"; "a sexy book"; "sexy jokes"
3.juicy - lucrative; "a juicy contract"; "a nice fat job"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
profitable - yielding material gain or profit; "profitable speculation on the stock market"
4.juicy - 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"
sexy - marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest; "feeling sexy"; "sexy clothes"; "sexy poses"; "a sexy book"; "sexy jokes"
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juicy

adjective
1. moist, lush, watery, succulent, sappy a thick, juicy steak
2. (Informal) interesting, colourful, sensational, vivid, provocative, spicy (informal), suggestive, racy, risqué It provided some juicy gossip for a few days.
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Translations
كَثير العُصارَه
šťavnatý
lédús
safaríkur
sočen

juicy

[ˈdʒuːsɪ] ADJ (juicier (compar) (juiciest (superl)))
1. [fruit, meat] → jugoso
2. (fig) [story] → sabroso, picante; [contract] → sustancioso, jugoso
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

juicy

[ˈdʒuːsi] adj
[fruit] → juteux/euse
[meat] → juteux/euse
(= interesting) [details, gossip] → croustillant(e)
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

juicy

adj (+er) fruitsaftig; (inf) profitsaftig (inf); squelchschmatzend, quatschend; storypikant, schlüpfrig; scandalgepfeffert (inf), → saftig (inf); a big juicy kissein dicker Schmatz (inf); I’ve got some really juicy gossip (inf)ich hab die absolute Hammer-Neuigkeit (inf)
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juicy

[ˈdʒuːsɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (fruit) → succoso/a; (meat) → sugoso/a; (story) → piccante
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juice

(dʒuːs) noun
1. the liquid part of fruits or vegetables. She squeezed the juice out of the orange; tomato juice.
2. (often in plural) the fluid contained in meat. Roasting meat in tin foil helps to preserve the juices.
3. (in plural) fluid contained in the organs of the body, eg to help digestion. digestive/gastric juices.
ˈjuicy adjective
ˈjuiciness noun
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juicy

a. jugoso-a.
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References in classic literature ?
It was as though it were not he but the sharp scythe of itself swishing through the juicy grass.
It seemed as if we could hear the corn growing in the night; under the stars one caught a faint crackling in the dewy, heavy-odoured cornfields where the feathered stalks stood so juicy and green.
It was made of small juicy clams, scarcely bigger than hazel nuts, mixed with pounded ship biscuit, and salted pork cut up into little flakes; the whole enriched with butter, and plentifully seasoned with pepper and salt.
Yet Numa did not permit himself to be carried away by his desires into any premature charge such as had recently lost him the juicy meat of Pacco, the zebra.
While one person is performing this operation, another takes a ripe cocoanut, and breaking it in halves, which they also do very cleverly, proceeds to grate the juicy meat into fine particles.
Scarlet with shame and anger, Amy went to and fro six dreadful times, and as each doomed couple, looking oh, so plump and juicy, fell from her reluctant hands, a shout from the street completed the anguish of the girls, for it told them that their feast was being exulted over by the little Irish children, who were their sworn foes.
"There was also another kind of root, very juicy, but somewhat rare and difficult to be found, which the YAHOOS sought for with much eagerness, and would suck it with great delight; it produced in them the same effects that wine has upon us.
But as he was still very hungry and this juicy salad tasted very good to his present nature, he went on eating with a still greater appetite.
The outskirt of the garden in which Tess found herself had been left uncultivated for some years, and was now damp and rank with juicy grass which sent up mists of pollen at a touch; and with tall blooming weeds emitting offensive smells--weeds whose red and yellow and purple hues formed a polychrome as dazzling as that of cultivated flowers.
He seemed to realize that escape for me was impossible, and I could have sworn that his huge, fanged jaws grinned in pleasurable appreciation of my predicament, or was it in anticipation of the juicy morsel which would so soon be pulp between those formidable teeth?
Not only did the habit of a lifetime prompt him to eat it raw, but the craving of his palate as well; for to him cooked flesh was spoiled flesh when compared with the rich and juicy meat of a fresh, hot kill.
Van Baerle saw the work of destruction, got a glimpse of the juicy remains of his darling bulb, and, guessing the cause of the ferocious joy of Gryphus, uttered a cry of agony, which would have melted the heart even of that ruthless jailer who some years before killed Pelisson's spider.