adjective Date: 1601 inclined to rut ; lustfulruttishly adverbruttishness noun

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  • Ruttish — Rut tish, a. Inclined to rut; lustful; libidinous; salacious. Shak. {Rut tish*ness}, n. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ruttish — index lecherous, lewd, licentious, salacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • ruttish — [rut′ish] adj. in or inclined to rut (sexual heat); lustful ruttishly adv. ruttishness n …   English World dictionary

  • ruttish — Ⅰ. rut [1] ► NOUN 1) a long deep track made by the repeated passage of the wheels of vehicles. 2) a routine or pattern of behaviour or activity that has become dull but is hard to change. DERIVATIVES rutted adjective rutty adjective. ORIGIN …   English terms dictionary

  • ruttish — ruttishly, adv. ruttishness, n. /rut ish/, adj. salacious; lustful. [1595 1605; RUT2 + ISH1] * * * …   Universalium

  • ruttish — adjective Related to a rut; being in a state of sexual arousal; rutty; lustful …   Wiktionary

  • ruttish — rut·tish || rÊŒtɪʃ adj. sexually excited, lustful …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ruttish — adj salacious, lustful, libidinous, libidinal, concupiscent, prurient, randy, Sl. horny, Sl. hot, Sl. hot to trot, Sl. with hot pants; passionate, hot blooded, feverish, steamy, Sl. all fired up, in rut, in heat; lecherous, lubricous, satyric,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • ruttish — rut·tish …   English syllables

  • ruttish — rut•tish [[t]ˈrʌt ɪʃ[/t]] adj. salacious; lustful • Etymology: 1595–1605; rut II+ ish I rut′tish•ly, adv. rut′tish•ness, n …   From formal English to slang

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