Definition for naughty

adjective as in obscene, vulgar

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Example Sentences

Despite home-working challenges like naked partners, noisy children and naughty pets, a recent Gartner survey revealed that as many as 80% of business leaders plan to allow remote work beyond the pandemic.

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While the company’s leadership allows that much of the company’s reputation — even its naughty side — was built on news content, its top executives insist that the other legs of the stool are just as important.

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The siren song of sneaking around, the chance to show Santa the true meaning of being naughty, well, these are temptations that may be too strong to resist.

Whether you’re joining the Onesies Occult or attempting to make naughty Candace Owens into a fright-fest all your own — this year’s celebration will be full of worm-shaped sweets and, of course, a host of horrifically hype Halloween songs.

People trying to feel more whole will maybe try to cut out all their naughty bits.

Can you call someone a ‘naughty boy’ or do you have to say ‘naughty man?’

But there are increasingly more who are well-spoken, educated, and just a little naughty.

Former Democratic Congressman Anthony Weiner was caught sexting naughty photos, which caused his resignation.

If users want to send naughty photos with a veil of privacy, opt for the pixilated shower door filter.

Click the option to be warned about sensitive media and these naughty images won't be thrust at you.

It appears to be the opinion of the advocates of apparitions that naughty ghosts have cold hands.

In this case the husband was the offending party, and was very naughty, and therefore his hands were very cold.

Mr. Towne did not do much last winter, Mary said, beside run around with Naughty Nan.

Tessa, in a broken voice, like the appeal of a naughty child with the naughtiness all gone, what shall I do?

He almost slew me with his eyes; I cant see why such naughty hearts should look through such eyes!


On this page you'll find 97 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to naughty, such as: headstrong, impish, mischievous, playful, rowdy, and wicked.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.