Wallet vs Callet - What's the difference?

wallet | callet |


As nouns the difference between wallet and callet

is that wallet is a small case, often flat and often made of leather, for keeping money (especially paper money), credit cards, etc while callet is a trull or prostitute.

As a verb callet is

(obsolete) to rail or scold.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

wallet

English

(wikipedia wallet)

Noun

(en noun)
  • A small case, often flat and often made of leather, for keeping money (especially paper money), credit cards, etc.
  • The thief stole all the money and credit cards out of the old man's wallet .
  • (by extension, slang) A person's bank account or assets.
  • It's unknown if the pro running back's recent sex scandal will hit him in the wallet or not.
  • A thick case or folder with plastic sleeves in which compact discs may be stored.
  • I won an auction online for a cheap CD wallet .
  • (archaic) A bag or pouch.
  • He brought with him a large wallet with some provisions for the road.

    Synonyms

    * billfold * pocketbook

    See also

    * purse

    Anagrams

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    callet

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A trull or prostitute.
  • A scold or gossip.
  • Quotations

    * 1603', , Act 4, Scene 2 *: He call'd her whore: a beggar in his drink / Could not have laid such terms upon his callet .

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • (obsolete) To rail or scold.
  • (Brathwait)

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