jailbait

noun
jail·​bait | \ ˈjāl-ˌbāt How to pronounce jailbait (audio) \

Definition of jailbait

: a girl under the age of consent with whom sexual intercourse is unlawful and constitutes statutory rape

First Known Use of jailbait

1927, in the meaning defined above

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“Jailbait.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jailbait. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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