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convertite

[kon-ver-tahyt]
noun Archaic.
  1. a convert.
  2. a reformed prostitute.
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Origin of convertite

First recorded in 1555–65; convert1 + -ite1
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Historical Examples of convertite

  • Pompilia was consigned to the 'Convertite' (converted ones).

    A Handbook to the Works of Browning (6th ed.)

    Mrs. Sutherland Orr


British Dictionary definitions for convertite

convertite

noun
  1. archaic a convert, esp a reformed prostitute
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