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bootylicious

Syllabification: boo·ty·li·cious
Pronunciation: /ˌbo͞odəˈliSHəs
 
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Definition of bootylicious in English:

adjective

US informal
(Of a woman) sexually attractive.
Example sentences
  • Sexism seems to be making a comeback, too, with bootylicious babes everywhere, and attractive young TV news presenters being dismissed as autocuties or anchorettes.
  • That one suit that makes your bust look beautiful, your stomach look stunning, your legs look long and lean, and your booty, well, bootylicious?
  • The contestants have just not been bootylicious enough this season.

Origin

1990s: from booty2, on the pattern of delicious.

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