How do the British say naughty?

Break ‘naughty‘ down into sounds: [NAW] + [TEE] – say it out loud and exaggerate the sounds until you can consistently produce them.

Below is the UK transcription for ‘naughty‘:

  1. Modern IPA: nóːtɪj.
  2. Traditional IPA: ˈnɔːtiː
  3. 2 syllables: “NAW” + “tee”

What is the meaning of naughty?

Naughty describes someone — or someone’s pet — who is disobedient, bad, rascally, or otherwise poorly behaved.

How do you say naughty boy in English?

guy; naughty boy; lad; rascal; scamp; youth; knave; scoundrel; baddie; rogue; naughty child; blackguard; good for nothing; jackanapes; vandal; urchin; mischievous boy; street-boy.

What kind of word is naughty?

View American English definition of naughty.

naughty ​Definitions and Synonyms ​‌

adjectivenaughty
comparativenaughtier
superlativenaughtiest