trollop

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Origin uncertain; apparently connected with troll.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

trollop (plural trollops)

  1. A woman held by others as retaining a vulgar and discourteous disposition.
  2. (derogatory) A strumpet, a whore

Usage notes[edit]

This term connotes a debasement of class or social standing.

Synonyms[edit]

See also Wikisaurus:promiscuous woman

Translations[edit]

Verb[edit]

trollop (third-person singular simple present trollops, present participle trolloping, simple past and past participle trolloped)

  1. to act in a sluggish or slovenly manner
  2. (Scotch) to dangle soggily : become bedraggled
  3. to behave like a trollop

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