One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘they were a bit cheeky and quite near the knuckle, but it's all in good fun’
risqué, racy, sexy, naughty, spicy, juicy, suggestive, ribald, indelicate, indecorous, indecent, immodest, off colour, dirty, rude, smutty, crude, bawdy, vulgar, salacious, coarse
North American gamy
informal raunchy, blue, close to the bone, near the bone
British informal fruity, saucy
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