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Meaning of HUSSY

Pronunciation:  'husee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a woman adulterer
 

HUSSY is a 5 letter word that starts with H.

 

 Synonyms: adulteress, fornicatress, jade, loose woman, slut, strumpet
 
 See Also: adulterer, fornicator

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Hus"sy\, n. [Contr. fr. huswife.]
    1. A housewife or housekeeper. [Obs.]
    
    2. A worthless woman or girl; a forward wench; a jade; --
       used as a term of contempt or reproach. --Grew.
    
    3. A pert girl; a frolicsome or sportive young woman; -- used
       jocosely. --Goldsmith.
    
    
  2. \Hus"sy\, n. [From Icel. h?si a case, prob. fr. h?s house.
    See {House}, and cf. {Housewife} a bag, {Huswife} a bag.]
    A case or bag. See {Housewife}, 2.
    
    
 
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