demi-vierge

noun
de·​mi-vierge | \ ˌdemēvēˈeərzh, dəmēvyerzh \
plural -s

Definition of demi-vierge

: a girl or woman who engages in lewd or suggestive speech and usually promiscuous petting but retains her virginity

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History and Etymology for demi-vierge

French, literally, half virgin, from demi- (from demi half) + vierge virgin, from Latin virgin-, virgo

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“Demi-vierge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demi-vierge. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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