[novel, language, performance, style]
(=risqué) osé (e)
→ Sex and the City, a racy TV series
→ an orgy of double entendres spiced with the racy patois of the homosexual subculture
→ Not all the questions are quite as racy.
(=lively and amusing) pittoresque
→ sharp, surprisingly racy dialogue
→ a splendidly racy autobiography