from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A female varlet; a waiting-woman. Richardson, Clarissa Harlowe, I. xxxi.


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  • Z: Midget. Crapper.

    M&C: Yes, O Zoot?

    Z: Prepare a bed for our guest.

    M&C: Oh thank you, thank you...

    Z: Away, away varletesses.

    Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    April 9, 2013

  • The next letter is of such a nature, that I dare say these proud varletesses would not have had it fall into my hands for the world.

    Lovelace to Belford, Clarissa by Samuel Richardson

    December 13, 2007