lady of leisure

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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 woman or one who has retired from work.
  3. (euphemistic) A female prostitute.
    Synonym: lady of pleasure

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