limmer

limmer

[lim-er]
noun Scot. and North England.
1.
a woman of loose morals; hussy.
2.
a prostitute or strumpet.
3.
Obsolete. a scoundrel or rogue.

Origin:
1425–75; late Middle English (Scots); see limb1 (def. 6; Middle English develes lim limb of Satan), -er1

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