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noun \ˈmäl, ˈmȯl\

Simple Definition of moll

  • : a girlfriend of a criminal

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of moll

  1. 1 :  prostitute

  2. 2 a :  doll 2 b :  a gangster's girlfriend

Origin and Etymology of moll

probably from Moll, nickname for Mary

First Known Use: 1557

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