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doxy

noun \ˈdäk-sē\

Definition of doxy

plural dox·ies

  1. 1 :  floozy, prostitute

  2. 2 :  mistress 4a



Examples of doxy

  1. <before gentrification the city's waterfront was known for sleazy dives that were frequented by hell-raising sailors and drunken doxies>

  2. <he'll never leave his wife and kids for that low-rent doxy>



Variants of doxy

also dox·ie play \ˈdäk-sē\

Origin of doxy

perhaps modification of obsolete Dutch docke doll, from Middle Dutch


First Known Use: 1515

Rhymes with doxy


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