American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A woman who is regarded as evil and scheming.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An impudent, violent, unscrupulous, vicious woman.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A bold, vicious woman; a termagant.
- n. wife of Ahab who was king of Israel; according to the Old Testament she was a cruel immoral queen who fostered the worship of Baal and tried to kill Elijah and other prophets of Israel (9th century BC)
- n. a shameless impudent scheming woman
- After Jezebel . (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“Can't wait for Parker Posey and Lauren Ambrose in "jezebel.”
“Of course the picture on the cover of the book just had to be that of a black woman. that's the only way we can truly recognize the severity of the "jezebel" issue”
“Hi, hope I don't come across as blunt here but I would dump your "jezebel" like a hot potato if it were me, brother!”
“He can be involved, apologize and still go to the grammy's but Janet is the "black whore", "jezebel", etc who is oversexed and must be stopped!”
“Dodai Stewart of jezebel.com, who has written about the lack of diversity among models, does not expect to see an Asian model on the cover of Vogue's all-powerful US edition any time soon.”
“Yet this February, jezebel.com – which has tallied the model count at shows for several years – reported the whitest New York fashion week since 2008.”
“I know that, as “flash fiction” has gotten more popular, there is a backlash, saying that the writing is annoyingly “clever;” recently a “6 Word Memoirs” compilation was published, and jezebel. com derided it.”
“As the American website jezebel. com suggested quite rightly, perhaps the reason Atticus's explanation is a little soft is because he is talking to his six-year-old daughter, whom he does not want to have nightmares about lynchings.”
“The next day he continued the fight by tweeting a picture of a bikini-clad girl riding a broomstick, as a definition for jezebel.”
“When Paris was arrested, bloggers had only one question: "Is it weird that I really like her hair?" worried HeyGirlHey on jezebel. com.”
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