Main definitions of ranchy in English

: ranchy1ranchy2

ranchy1

adjective

US
  • Relating to or characteristic of a ranch.

Pronunciation

ranchy

/ˈrɑːn(t)ʃi/ /ˈran(t)ʃi/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Los Angeles Times. From ranch + -y.

Main definitions of ranchy in English

: ranchy1ranchy2

ranchy2

adjective

rare US
  • Bawdy, sexually indecent; earthy, dirty; = "raunchy".

Pronunciation

ranchy

/ˈrɑːn(t)ʃi/ /ˈran(t)ʃi/

Origin

1950s. Apparently a variant of raunchy, perhaps by association with ranch, ranchy.