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ostrobogulous

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Adjective

ostrobogulous (comparative {{{1}}}, superlative {{{2}}})

Positive
ostrobogulous

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  1. (humorous) Slightly risqué or indecent; bizarre, interesting, or unusual.

Quotations

  • 1982 Charles Richard Johnson - Oxherding
    A tissue of ostrobogulous lies, he calls them.
  • 1990 Jean Overton Fuller - The Magical Dilemma of Victor Neuberg: a biography
    He would speak of an ostrobogulous tale or a passage in the classics.

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  • OED (online) 2004

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