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doxy

noun
variants: also doxie

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1 a boldly flirtatious or sexually promiscuous woman
  • an island infamous in the 17th century as a haven for pirates, drunks, doxies, thieves, and other unsavory types

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2 a female other than his wife with whom a married man has a continuing sexual relationship
  • had the cheating two-timer served with divorce papers after spotting him with his doxy

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“Doxy.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/doxy. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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