- randy ► ADJECTIVE (randier, randiest) informal, chiefly Brit. ▪ sexually aroused or excited.ORIGIN perhaps from obsolete Dutch randen 'to rant' .
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randy — UK [ˈrændɪ] / US adjective Word forms randy : adjective randy comparative randier superlative randiest informal someone who feels randy wants to have sex or wants to touch someone in a sexual way Derived word: randiness noun uncountable … English dictionary