Thesaurus / ribald

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And at the trail's end the unkempt, ribald crew swarmed their dark and dirty camp as a band of pirates a galleon.

Blazed Trail StoriesStewart Edward White

But their responses are not always well timed, and the notes of the jackdaw sound uncommonly like the scoffings of the ribald.

The Hardy CountryCharles G. Harper

That ribald laughter still floated upward as he made his departure, and the Judge was annoyed.

Mixed FacesRoy Norton

Up the trail on horseback, with shouts and ribald songs, rode four rough men, too drunk to know where they were going.

The Girl from MontanaGrace Livingston Hill

He looked at his cousin, and his ribald eyes coasted back to bold scrutiny of this young woman's charming, buoyant youth.

He looked upon Field for many years as a ribald mocker of the conventionalities not only of literature but of life.

But I am not an angel—I admit this frankly,—and I decline to exert myself for the ungrateful and the ribald.

Three Men on the BummelJerome K. Jerome

In a moment, the child was tossed from one to another, his passionate cries and curses mingling with their ribald laughter.

The ribald voice that had last interrupted, again broke into the Secretary's touching words.

They will defile the atmosphere of social life with filthy talk and ribald jest.

Youth and SexMary Scharlieb and F. Arthur Sibly

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