vulgar or indecent in speech, language, etc.; coarsely mocking, abusive, or irreverent; scurrilous.
a ribald person.
coarse, obscene, or licentious, usually in a humorous or mocking way
a ribald person
noun 1. ribald character, as of language; scurrility. 2. ribald speech. noun 1. ribald language or behaviour
noun 1. a decorative ribbon. noun 1. a ribbon, esp one awarded for some achievement See also blue riband 2. a flat rail attached to posts in a palisade
noun, Islam. 1. a building housing a community of Sufis.
noun, Pharmacology. 1. a synthetic compound, C 8 H 1 2 N 4 O 5 , active against several DNA and RNA viruses. ribavirin ri·ba·vi·rin (rī’bə-vī’rĭn) n. A synthetic antiviral ribonucleoside that inhibits DNA and RNA replication.