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painted lady

painted lady

noun

Definition of PAINTED LADY

1
:  a migratory nymphalid butterfly (Vanessa cardui) with wings mottled in brown, orange, black, and white
2
:  prostitute 1a

First Known Use of PAINTED LADY

1753

Rhymes with PAINTED LADY

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