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floozy

[floo-zee] /ˈflu zi/
noun, plural floozies. Slang.
1.
a gaudily dressed, usually immoral woman, especially a prostitute.
Also, floosie, floosy, floozie.
Origin
1905-1910
1905-10; origin uncertain
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British Dictionary definitions for floozy

floozy

/ˈfluːzɪ/
noun (pl) -zies, -sies
1.
(slang) a disreputable woman
Word Origin
C20: of unknown origin
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Slang definitions & phrases for floozy

floozy

noun
  1. A self-indulgent, predatory woman, esp one of easy morals; cheap and tawdry woman: He'd learn more about their psychology by taking a floozie to Atlantic City/ the central figure of an adult whodunit, an obviously no-good floosie
  2. A prostitute: You been with some floozy, George

[1911+; origin uncertain; said to be an alteration of flossy]


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