horny
Pronunciation
  • (America) IPA: /ˈhɔɹ.ni/
Adjective

horny (comparative hornier, superlative horniest)

  1. Hard or bony, like an animal's horn.
    Synonyms: callous, coarse, hardened, rough
    • 1951, C. S. Lewis, Prince Caspian, Collins, 1998, Chapter 6,
      Two Dwarfs were at the bellows, another was holding a piece of red-hot metal on the anvil with a pair of tongs, a fourth was hammering it, and two, wiping their horny little hands on a greasy cloth, were coming forward to meet the visitors.
  2. Having horns.
    Synonyms: horned
  3. (informal) Sexually aroused.
    Synonyms: randy, toey, in heat, excited, Thesaurus:randy
    That girl makes me feel horny.
  4. (informal) Sexually arousing.
    Synonyms: Thesaurus:sexy
    • 2003, Peep Show (TV series), Funeral (episode)
      Mark Corrigan: She [the dentist] should have to wear a mask for this kind of thing. Reagan or Batman or... actually she'd look pretty horny as Batman... Jesus, no, don't!
Translations Translations
  • French: cornu
  • Russian: рога́тый
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