call girl


Definition of call girl

: a prostitute with whom an appointment may be made by telephone

Examples of call girl in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The show is adapted from the 1990 Julia Roberts/ Richard Gere movie about a call girl whose life changes when a wealthy man hires her to be arm candy for a few days. Deborah Martin, San Antonio Express-News, 1 Mar. 2022 The mysterious killer next targets Diana, who happens to be a call girl herself, catering to a wealthy older man in his high-class lair. Jordan Mintzer, The Hollywood Reporter, 11 Feb. 2022 Connor attracts whispers for bringing Willa, who most seem to know as a call girl and aspiring playwright making the exceedingly awkward transition into being his girlfriend. Scott Tobias, Vulture, 27 Dec. 2021 Wiry and watchful, Fonda earned her first Oscar for her startling portrayal of a shaggy-haired call girl in Alan J. Pakula’s chilling mystery. Radhika Seth, Vogue, 21 Dec. 2021 Hoskins again, this time as an ex-con who’s hired by a gangster (Michael Caine) to be the driver and bodyguard of a high-class call girl (Cathy Tyson)., 28 Oct. 2021 The thread narrates King's days-long, chaotic adventure with an elusive, over-the-top call girl named Jessica—in the film, her name is changed to Stefani—which sees them road-trip through South Florida's strip clubs, a casual drug bust, and more. Bianca Betancourt, Harper's BAZAAR, 28 June 2021 Fonda continued her pivot to more socially conscious filmmaking and earned her first Oscar for her portrayal of call girl Bree in this tense psychological thriller. Maureen Lee Lenker,, 23 Feb. 2021 The Starz series, based on Stephen Soderbergh’s film of the same name, explores the life of a call girl, played by Riley Keough. Nick Romano,, 20 Aug. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of call girl

1912, in the meaning defined above

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“Call girl.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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