fancy woman

noun

Definition of fancy woman

: a woman of questionable morals specifically : prostitute

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Examples of fancy woman in a Sentence

in those days acting on stage was considered a profession fit only for a fancy woman

First Known Use of fancy woman

1812, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of fancy woman was in 1812

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“Fancy woman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fancy%20woman. Accessed 7 May. 2021.

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