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- (UK) IPA(key): /ˈbɔːdi/
- (US) IPA(key): /ˈbɔdi/
- Rhymes: -ɔːdi
- Homophone: body (in accents with the cot-caught merger)
- (obsolete) Soiled, dirty. [from 14th Century]
- Obscene; filthy; unchaste. [from 15th Century]
- (of language) Sexual in nature and usually meant to be humorous but considered rude.
- “bawdy” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.