lady of leisure

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Noun[edit]

lady of leisure (plural ladies of leisure)

  1. A lady who is of independent means and so does not need employment; one who is free from duties and responsibilities.
  2. (ironic) An unemployed female or one who has retired from work.
  3. (euphemistic) A prostitute.