foxy: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (fok'sē), [key]
— fox•i•er, fox•i•est.
  1. foxlike; cunning or crafty; slyly clever.
  2. yellowish or reddish brown, as of the color of the common red fox.
  3. a foxy outfit.
    1. sexually appealing; attractive.
    2. stylish; modish:a foxy outfit.
    3. exciting and appealing, as a place, entertainment, or the like.
  4. discolored or foxed: pages of a book that had become foxy.
  5. (of a wine) having the pronounced flavor natural to native American grape varieties, as that of fox grapes or of Concord or Catawba grapes.
  6. (esp. of a painting) having excessively warm tones; containing too much red.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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