juicy

[joo-see]
adjective, juicier, juiciest.
1.
full of juice; succulent: a juicy pear.
2.
very profitable, appealing, interesting, satisfying, or substantive: a juicy contract; a juicy part in a movie.
3.
very interesting or colorful, especially when slightly scandalous or improper: a juicy bit of gossip.

Origin:
1400–50; late Middle English j(o)usy full of liquor. See juice, -y1

juicily, adverb
juiciness, noun
unjuicily, adverb
unjuicy, adjective


3. racy, risqué, titillating, sensational, lurid.
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juicy (ˈdʒuːsɪ)
 
adj , juicier, juiciest
1.  full of juice
2.  provocatively interesting; spicy: juicy gossip
3.  slang voluptuous or seductive: she's a juicy bit
4.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) profitable: a juicy contract
 
'juicily
 
adv
 
'juiciness
 
n

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juicy definition


  1. mod.
    alcohol intoxicated. : Mary is just a little bit juicy, I'm afraid.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition.
Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw-Hill Education.
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Example sentences
It is a juicy topic, one that in so many ways flies in the face of academic tradition.
Juicy and refreshing pickle is rich in vitamins and minerals, and poor in calories.
They had short-necked ancestors that had tried all their lives to reach for the juicy leaves of trees.
The seeds are enveloped in meaty, juicy, tasty packages of pure energy.
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