Naughty

Adjective

  • Mischievous; tending to misbehave or act badly (especially of a child). [from 17th c.]

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

  • (obsolete) Bad, worthless, substandard. [16th-19th c.]
  • Immoral, sexually provocative; now in weakened sense, risqué, cheeky. [from 19th c.]

    "If I see you send another naughty email to your friends, you will be forbidden from using the computer!"

  • (now rare, archaic) Evil, wicked, morally reprehensible. [from 15th c.]
  • Immoral, sexually provocative; now in weakened sense, risqué, cheeky. [from 19th c.]

    "I bought some naughty lingerie for my honeymoon."

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