hussy

UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhʌsi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈhʌsi, ˈhʌzi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(husē, huzē)

Inflections of 'hussy' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": hussies

WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020
hus•sy /ˈhʌsi, ˈhʌzi/USA pronunciation   n. [countable], pl.  -sies. 
  1. Sex and Gendera woman or girl who is considered somewhat immoral.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
hus•sy  (husē, huzē),USA pronunciation n., pl.  -sies. 
  1. Sex and Gendera brazen or immoral woman.
  2. Sex and Gendera mischievous, impudent, or ill-behaved girl.
  • earlier hussive housewife 1520–30
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged trollop, slut.
    • 2.See corresponding entry in Unabridged baggage, minx.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
hussy /ˈhʌsɪ -zɪ/ n ( pl -sies)
  1. a shameless or promiscuous woman
Etymology: 16th Century (in the sense: housewife): from hussif housewife
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