floozy


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floo·zy

also floo·zie  (flo͞o′zē)
n. pl. floo·zies Slang
A woman who is regarded as tawdry or sexually promiscuous.

[Origin unknown.]
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floozy

(ˈfluːzɪ) ,

floozie

or

floosie

n, pl -zies or -sies
slang a disreputable woman
[C20: of unknown origin]
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floo•zy

or floo•zie

(ˈflu zi)

n., pl. -zies.
Slang. a gaudily dressed, usu. promiscuous woman, esp. a prostitute.
[1905–10; orig. uncertain]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.floozy - a prostitute who attracts customers by walking the streets
cocotte, cyprian, fancy woman, lady of pleasure, sporting lady, tart, woman of the street, working girl - a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
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floozy

also floozie
noun
Slang. A vulgar promiscuous woman who flouts propriety:
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Translations

floozy

[ˈfluːzi] npouffiasse f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

floozy

[ˈfluːzɪ] n (fam) → putanella
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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From Abelard, a love struck little chick who'll go to the end of the world to catch the moon for his beloved, to Bubbles & Gondola, with Charlie the mouse battling a case of writer's block, to Betty Blues, about a hard-bitten jazz trumpeter duck and the gorgeous floozy he loses to his music--these are fairytales for adults with the surrealist charm of Herriman's Krazy Kat.
He brought home a floozy to the flat we shared, and slept with her in his bed!
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Peter also takes the songwriter vibe seriously, with a guitar from Dawson's, Liverpool Boris Davis, 31, from Liverpool shows off his edgy aesthetic with a shirt from Boomtown Festival, ASOS shorts, JD Sports shoes and sunglasses from Glastonbury Jaynie Brettle, 23, from North Wales, wears a navy and white striped shirt dress from New Look, teamed with gold flats from Tesco FnF and a neutral coloured bag from Floozy, Debenhams
When Phillip agrees to loan his posh London apartment to his partner Henry for the evening so he can gallivant with his new floozy, his eponymous wife is persuaded to let Henry's wife Linda have the apartment for the night to 'entertain' her own bit on the side, too.
I admit I've been paranoid and jealous in the past when I suffered the fallout from a deceitful ex - a girl who was a bit of a floozy, shall we say.
I admit I've been paranoid and jealous in the past when I suffered the fallout from a former deceitful ex - a girl who was a bit of a floozy, shall we say.
-- Long before Newsweek called her a ''tarted-up floozy,'' way before she married and had babies and adopted babies, and a lifetime before she opened an Instagram account, Madonna was a young woman in New York trying to make it big.