The right wing is like a vulnerable adolescent who has suddenly been jilted.
Never married and approaching 40, his last long-term relationship ended in a jilted bride and returned registry items.
For a jilted beauty queen, Fernandez, the current Miss Universe, seemed to be enjoying herself immensely.
A jilted and possessive ex-lover who was jealous because Le was about to be married to another man?
Seems neither of the jilted lovers plans to make it easy for the new couple.
It is too ridiculous that such a girl as Thomasin could so mortify us as to get jilted on the wedding day.
This was the point for which the jilted man had come into Cap's room.
The poet was jilted, went through the usual despairs, and resorted to the not unusual sources of consolation.
A year after his lady-love had jilted him he received a letter from her in England.
Grant Atherwald jilted his bride, or was spirited away by persons unknown.
"to deceive (especially after holding out hopes), cheat, trick," 1660s, from the same source as jilt (n.). Related: Jilted; jilting.
1670s, "loose, unchaste woman; harlot;" also "woman who gives hope then dashes it," perhaps ultimately from Middle English gille "lass, wench," a familiar or contemptuous term for a woman or girl (mid-15c.), originally a shortened form of woman's name Gillian (see Jill).