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hussy

[ huhs-ee, huhz-ee ]

noun

, plural hus·sies.
  1. a brazen or immoral woman.

    Synonyms: slut, trollop

  2. a mischievous, impudent, or ill-behaved girl.

    Synonyms: minx, baggage



hussy

/ -zɪ; ˈhʌsɪ /

noun

  1. a shameless or promiscuous woman
  2. dialect.
    a folder for needles, thread, etc


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Word History and Origins

Origin of hussy1

1520–30; earlier hussive housewife

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Word History and Origins

Origin of hussy1

C16 (in the sense: housewife): from hussif housewife

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Example Sentences

I do know that Carson Daly dodged a bullet by breaking off his engagement to that Tara Reid hussy.

He is unfit to be called a man, he is unworthy to marry a gentlewoman; and as for that hussy, I disown her.

What, not this outrageous hussy, flinging herself at your head, and rumpling your nice collar?

One week later he decided that he should have cupped his hands and shouted, "You hypotenuse hussy!"

But your Duty to your Parents, Hussy, obliges you to hang him.

Ah, Hussy, now this is the only Comfort your Mother has left!

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