As nouns the difference between jilt and jiltee
is that jilt
is a woman who jilts a lover while jiltee
is one who is jilted.
As a verb jilt
is to cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover; to deceive in love.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
A woman who jilts a lover.
To cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover; to deceive in love.
* (John Locke) (1632-1705)
- Tell a man passionately in love, that he is jilted ; bring a score of witnesses of the falsehood of his mistress, it is ten to one but three kind words of hers shall invalidate all their testimonies.
, title=(The Celebrity
, passage=The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again; for, even after she had conquered her love for the Celebrity, the mortification of having been jilted
by him remained.}}