Hussy vs Jillflirt - What's the difference?

hussy | jillflirt |


As nouns the difference between hussy and jillflirt

is that hussy is (lb) a housewife or housekeeper while jillflirt is (archaic) a flirtatious woman; a hussy.

hussy

English

Noun

(hussies)
  • (lb) A housewife or housekeeper.
  • A cheeky or disrespectful girl; a woman showing inappropriate or improper behaviour.
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  • *:Molly the dairymaid came a little way from the rickyard, and said she would pluck the pigeon that very night after work. She was always ready to do anything for us boys; and we could never quite make out why they scolded her so for an idle hussy indoors. It seemed so unjust. Looking back, I recollect she had very beautiful brown eyes.
  • (lb) A case or bag for needles, thread, etc.
  • Synonyms

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    jillflirt

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (archaic) A flirtatious woman; a hussy.