Dictionary.com

floozy

or floo·sie, floo·sy, floo·zie

[ floo-zee ]
/ ˈflu zi /
Save This Word!

noun, plural floo·zies.Slang.

a gaudily dressed, usually immoral woman, especially a prostitute.

QUIZZES

THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?

Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
Question 1 of 8
Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?

Origin of floozy

First recorded in 1905–10; origin uncertain
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

Example sentences from the Web for floozy

  • Ruh-hobbin' th' tax-pay'r f'r' t' buy floozie gowns an' joold bresslets f'r their fancy wives an' such.

    Bunker Bean|Harry Leon Wilson

British Dictionary definitions for floozy

floozy

floozie or floosie

/ (ˈfluːzɪ) /

noun plural -zies or -sies

slang a disreputable woman

Word Origin for floozy

C20: of unknown origin
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Book Your Online Tutor Now