Song lyrics about or suggestive of sex. From a play on "leer," meaning "to stare at lustfully," rhyming with the first syllable of "lyrics." It just makes me sad that kids these days have no appreciation for real songwriting, desensitized as they are to the "leerics" saturating modern pop songs and hip hop.
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n. sexually suggestive song lyrics. (From leer. Contrived.) For those of you out there who go in for leerics, listen carefully to this tune.
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