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bodacious Line breaks: bo|da¦cious
Pronunciation: /bəʊˈdeɪʃəs/

Definition of bodacious in English:

adjective

1North American informal Excellent, admirable, or attractive: bodacious babes
More example sentences
  • Baby, the bodacious babe seemingly thrown in for nothing other than libidinous eye candy, becomes the ‘Marilyn’ of the group, even when she proves she can be deadlier than the others.
  • Does it affect men and women equally, or is this a gender-specific icon that brings out the inner bodacious babe in the local boudoir set?
  • Once a week, the Midnight pulls back its blue sequinned curtain to reveal a bevy of bodacious babes performing the hits of yesterday and today.
1.1US Audacious in a way considered admirable.
Example sentences
  • If you're ever lucky enough to spend ten minutes riding with him up a high-speed quad, you'll hop off and head directly for the steepest chute or most bodacious jump you can find.

Origin

Mid 19th century (in sense 'complete, thorough'): perhaps a variant of SW dialect boldacious, blend of bold and audacious.

Words that rhyme with bodacious

Athanasius, audacious, cactaceous, capacious, carbonaceous, contumacious, Cretaceous, curvaceous, disputatious, edacious, efficacious, fallacious, farinaceous, flirtatious, foliaceous, fugacious, gracious, hellacious, herbaceous, Ignatius, loquacious, mendacious, mordacious, ostentatious, perspicacious, pertinacious, pugnacious, rapacious, sagacious, salacious, saponaceous, sebaceous, sequacious, setaceous, spacious, tenacious, veracious, vexatious, vivacious, voracious

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