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Naughty

Synonyms for naughty:

disobedient (adjective)

froward.

obscene (adjective)

pornographic, obscene, indecent, dirty, filthy, vulgar, gross.

Sense 1

smutty, ribald, cornball, Misbehaved, teen, unfunny, underage, prepubescent, teenage, corny, spoilt, ill-behaved, teenaged, lewd, jokey, pubescent.

Sense 2

indelicate, immodest, adolescent, small, preteen, rude, saucy, indecorous, hoary, unbefitting, spoiled.

Sense 3

unseemly.

Sense 4

unbecoming.

Sense 6

untoward.

eccentric

pixilated.

fiendish

devilish.

immoral

improper, wrong.

impish

puckish.

insubordinate

disobedient.

mischievous

impish, roguish, mischievous, elfish.

naughty

wicked.

playful

prankish.

stubborn

refractory.

Usage examples for naughty:

  • She's a very naughty, wicked girl, and I wish I was in her place. - "The Lion's Share", E. Arnold Bennett.
  • What you did just now; it's very naughty indeed. - "Jan and Her Job", L. Allen Harker.
  • And you're very naughty! - "The White Peacock", D. H. (David Herbert) Lawrence.

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