slut-shame

[ sluht-sheym ]
/ ˈslʌtˌʃeɪm /

verb (used with or without object)

Slang. to publicly humiliate or shame (a woman) for engaging in promiscuous or premarital sex:sexually active girls who get slut-shamed.

Nearby words

  1. slush,
  2. slush fund,
  3. slush pile,
  4. slushy,
  5. slut,
  6. slutch,
  7. sluter,
  8. sluttery,
  9. sluttish,
  10. slutty

Origin of slut-shame

First recorded in 2010; slut + shame

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