Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A prostitute; a courtesan; a strumpet.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A showy, flaunting woman; a courtezan; a prostitute. Formerly also blowess and blowing.

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  • It's up the spout and Charley Wag
    with wipes and tickers and what not.
    Until the squeezer nips your scrag,
    Booze and the blowens cop the lot.

    October 23, 2008

  • n. a prostitute or courtesan
    Used in thieves' jargon so that others could not understand their meaning
    (Foyle, Christopher. Foyle's Philavery, pg. 26)

    October 23, 2008