call girl


noun

a female prostitute with whom an appointment can be made by telephone, usually to meet at the client's address.
(formerly) a prostitute available to be called on at a brothel.

Origin of call girl

An Americanism dating back to 1930–35
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British Dictionary definitions for call girl

call girl


noun

a prostitute with whom appointments are made by telephone
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Word Origin and History for call girl

call girl


n.

"prostitute who makes appointments by phone," c.1900, from call + girl.

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