verb (used with object)
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Origin of jilt
OTHER WORDS FROM jiltjilt·er, nounun·jilt·ed, adjective
Words nearby jilt
Example sentences from the Web for jilt
Harry had been offended to the quick, and had called her a jilt; but yet it might be possible that he would return to her.The Claverings|Anthony Trollope
To be so sordid a jilt, to betray me to such a beast as that!Thomas Otway|Thomas Otway
It means, jilt Miss Nicotine in haste, and repent at leisure.Out of the Depths|Robert Ames Bennet
Jilt, jilt, n. a woman who encourages a lover and then rejects him.
If she be a jilt—Damn her, she is one—there's her name at the bottom on't.The Recruiting Officer|George Farquhar