Definition of hussy
1 : a lewd or brazen woman
2 : a saucy or mischievous girl
Examples of hussy
<the antiquated view that any unmarried woman who lived on her own was a hussy>
Origin of hussy
alteration of Middle English huswif housewife, from hus house + wif wife, woman
First Known Use: 1505
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