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fancy woman

or fancy lady

noun
1.
an immoral woman, especially a man's mistress.
2.
a prostitute.
Origin of fancy woman
1805-1815
1805-15
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  • Queenie Sears was not the sort any man in his sane senses would marry, she being what used to be called a fancy woman.

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    Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb
British Dictionary definitions for fancy woman

fancy woman

noun
1.
(slang) a mistress or prostitute
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