Foxy



[fok-see] /ˈfɒk si/

adjective, foxier, foxiest.
1.
foxlike; cunning or crafty; slyly clever.
2.
yellowish or reddish brown, as of the color of the common red fox.
3.
Slang.

4.
discolored or foxed:
pages of a book that had become foxy.
5.
(of a wine) having the pronounced flavor natural to native American grape varieties, as that of fox grapes or of Concord or Catawba grapes.
6.
(especially of a painting) having excessively warm tones; containing too much red.
/ˈfɒksɪ/
adjective foxier, foxiest
1.
of or resembling a fox, esp in craftiness
2.
smelling strongly like a fox
3.
of a reddish-brown colour
4.
(of paper, wood, etc) spotted, esp by mildew
5.
(of wine) having the flavour of fox grapes
6.
(of oats) having a musty smell as a result of getting wet, fermenting, and drying out
7.
(slang) sexy; sexually attractive
adj.

1520s, “crafty, cunning,” from fox (n.) + -y (2). Of colors, stains, tints, etc. from 18c. Meaning “attractive” is 1895, American English slang. Related: Foxiness.

adjective

Attractive; stylish; sexually desirable: She was 22 years old, a real foxy little chick with auburn hair/ She must be one foxy lady (1895+ College students)

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