bawdry (n.) Old form(s): baudrey, Baudry
bawdiness, lewdness, obscenity
AYL III.iii.87[Touchstone to Audrey] we must be married, or we must live in bawdry
Ham II.ii.498[Hamlet to First Player, of Polonius] He's for a jig or a tale of bawdry
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