Share this entry

naughty
British English: /ˈnɔːti/
American English: /ˈnɔdi/

Translation of naughty in German:

adjective

  • 1 (disobedient) the dog has been naughty on the carpet
    [colloquial] [euphemistic]
    der Hund hat auf den Teppich gemacht [colloquial]
    you naughty boy/dog
    du böser Junge/Hund
  • 2
    (indecent) unanständig
    how naughty of him
    das war aber frech od. kess von ihm
    naughty, naughty!
    du bist ja ein ganz Schlimmer!/eine ganz Schlimme!

Definition of naughty in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: