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Synonyms for naughty
ˈnɔ tinaughty

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Wiktionary

  1. naughtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    mischievous, dirty

  2. naughtyadjective

    Evil, wicked, morally reprehensible.

    Synonyms:
    dirty, mischievous

  3. naughtyadjective

    Immoral, sexually provocative; now in weakened sense, risqué, cheeky.

    Synonyms:
    dirty, mischievous

  4. naughtyadjective

    Bad, worthless, substandard.

    One basket had very good figs, even like the figs that are first ripe: and the other basket had very naughty figs, which could not be eaten, they were so bad. Jeremiah 24:2, American King James Bible.

    Synonyms:
    mischievous, dirty

  5. naughtyadjective

    Mischievous; tending to misbehave or act badly (especially of a child).

    Some naughty boys at school hid the teacher's lesson notes.

    Synonyms:
    mischievous, dirty

  6. naughtyadjective

    Antonyms:
    nice

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. naughty

    Synonyms:
    worthless, vile, corrupt, bad, froward, refractory, wicked, perverse

    Antonyms:
    worthy, good, precious, pure, docile, tractable, well-behaved

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blue, gamy, gamey, juicy, naughty, racy, risque, spicyadjective

    suggestive of sexual impropriety

    "a blue movie"; "blue jokes"; "he skips asterisks and gives you the gamy details"; "a juicy scandal"; "a naughty wink"; "naughty words"; "racy anecdotes"; "a risque story"; "spicy gossip"

    Synonyms:
    down(p), dispirited, red-hot, spirited, racy, hot, toothsome, mettlesome, gamy, zesty, bluish, fat, dismal, dark, down in the mouth, gentle, savoury, robust, disconsolate, gloomy, drear, puritanical, low, profane, spunky, blue, blueish, gamey, luscious, downhearted, lively, juicy, downcast, blasphemous, high, drab, gritty, patrician, rich, blue-blooded, game, spicy, savory, full-bodied, aristocratic, blue(a), sorry, aristocratical, puritanic, grim, depressed, dingy, dreary, piquant, risque, low-spirited, voluptuous

    Antonyms:
    unsexy, good

  2. naughtyadjective

    badly behaved

    "a naughty boy"

    Synonyms:
    racy, risque, blue, gamy, juicy, spicy, gamey

    Antonyms:
    unsexy, good

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. naughtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    wicked, bad, corrupt, sinful

  2. naughtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    perverse, froward, mischievous

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. naughtyadjective

    Synonyms:
    disobedient, mischievous, perverse, forward, refractory

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "naughty":

    nasty, villain, bad, ugly, rascal, wicked, dirty, horrid, redheaded

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How to use naughty in a sentence?

  1. Ihor Dusaniwsky:

    We are seeing short sellers hold and build their positions in the hopes of making back some of their losses hoping for a year-end swoon in Tesla’s stock price, by the beginning of 2021 we should be able to see whether it’s the Tesla longs or Tesla shorts that are on Santa’s naughty or nice lists.

  2. The British-born Avner:

    However, I never threw away those scribbles. I confess I was naughty.

  3. Unknown:

    Be happy Be supportive Be Naughty Be just like the way you are But don't get bored.

  4. Christian Bale:

    So we'd always 'look on the bright side of life', thinking 'He's not the Messiah, he's a very naughty boy'. It just helped me.

  5. Larry Craig:

    Or the Monica Lewinsky scandal. Speaking on NBC's Meet The Press, Craig told Tim Russert: "The American people already know that Bill Clinton is a bad boy - a naughty boy. I’m going to speak out for the citizens of my state, who in the majority think that Bill Clinton is probably even a nasty, bad, naughty boy.”


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