gaminess vs ribaldry what difference

what is difference between gaminess and ribaldry

English

Etymology

gamy +‎ -ness

Noun

gaminess (uncountable)

  1. The quality of being gamy.

Anagrams

  • seamings


English

Etymology

From Middle English ribaldrie, from Old French ribaulderie, ribauderie, equivalent to ribald +‎ -ry.

Noun

ribaldry (countable and uncountable, plural ribaldries)

  1. Joking or humorous language or behaviour used in a vulgar or lewd fashion.
    • about 1900, O. Henry, Hygeia at the Solito
      His jargon of slang was a continuous joy and surprise to them. His gestures, his strange poses, his frank ribaldry of tongue and principle fascinated them.
Translations

Related terms

  • ribald

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