Risque meaning

rĭs-kā
Suggestive of sexual impropriety; bordering on the indelicate.
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Suggestive of or bordering on indelicacy or impropriety.
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Very close to being improper or indecent; suggestive, esp. sexually so.

A risqué anecdote.

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Origin of risque

  • French from past participle of risquer to risk from risque risk risk

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Borrowing from French risqué, from risquer (“to risk")

    From Wiktionary