Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Lustful; libidinous.

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  • adj. Related to a rut; being in a state of sexual arousal; rutty; lustful.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Inclined to rut; lustful; libidinous; salacious.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Lustful; libidinous.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. feeling great sexual desire

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Examples

  • Nightly these acolytes oblate their flesh to the Trickster God, the ruttish goat totem.

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  • In the same role, Carlos Lopez was appropriately goatish and ruttish.

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  • A Chinese protagonist who is actually likable, Moia Hsu comes complete with an ex-boyfriend who follows her, muttering, "" The capitalist pig was teaching her the habits of ruttish swine. ''

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  • While his sex burned with the flames of raw, ruttish passion, his hands and feet were suffering another sort of burning, the kind that comes from exposure to extreme cold.

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  • One could count on seeing cartons of militantly smoked cigarettes, plenty of on-the-job hanky-panky and, in his late-period panty movies, ruttish lesbians and multiple grand-mal orgasms.

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  • Grounded in figures of soldiery, of gladiators, of the hunt, of animals enraged or ruttish, it is like a manual of instructions, such as The Prince.

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  • That is not the duke’s letter, sir; that is an advertisement to a proper maid in Florence, one Diana, to take heed of the allurement of one Count Rousillon, a foolish idle boy, but for all that very ruttish.

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  • Franklin Gutierrez stroked a two- away from separate, shawl secondarily and came eternal folks' on a Casey Kotchman ruttish hit.

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  • Rousillon, a foolish idle boy, but for all that very ruttish: I pray you, sir, put it up again.

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  • That is not the duke’s letter, sir; that is an advertisement to a proper maid in Florence, one Diana, to take heed of the allurement of one Count Rousillon, a foolish idle boy, but for all that very ruttish: I pray you, sir, put it up again.

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  • ...he reflected abjectly that he would have to endure, if conforming to his innermost code of honour, five such days of ruttish ache...

    - Nabokov, Ada, or Ardor

    June 5, 2008