kept woman


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Noun1.Kept woman - an adulterous womankept woman - an adulterous woman; a woman who has an ongoing extramarital sexual relationship with a man
lover - a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage
concubine, courtesan, doxy, paramour - a woman who cohabits with an important man
adult female, woman - an adult female person (as opposed to a man); "the woman kept house while the man hunted"
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Miss Henderson was a newcomer, and it was some time before rumor made her out; but finally it transpired that she was a kept woman, the former mistress of the superintendent of a department in the same building.
The film has something to say about the boredom and neuroses of being a kept woman and the dullness of a seemingly perfect suburban existence - just not enough.
88) FED up of being dumped by rock stars, when underworked and overpaid fashion assistant Grace Reeves meets her "sugar daddy in shining armour" Vaughn, she convinces herself that being a kept woman can't be that bad.
The manuscript of this never-published novel is mentioned a number of times in About My Life and the Kept Woman, Rechy's memoir of his childhood in El Paso and his early years as a writer.
But later as a kept woman, she is every bit the elegant European (a Sophia Loren, with hair cut shorter and sunglasses).
Mary-Mathilda, a descendant of slaves, a mulatto child who becomes the kept woman of the manager of the sugar plantation that dominates the villagers' lives and the mother of his only male heir, is the synthesis of the harsh injustices heaped upon her race.
The famed designer, who once told press that he loathes being touched by other people, claimed that his 9-month-old pampered 'Choupette' is "like a kept woman.
The film has a few things to say about the boredom and neuroses of being a kept woman and the dullness of a seemingly perfect suburban existence - just not enough of them.
CAMILLA might be a kept woman (Daily Mirror, July 1) but I don't think Prince Charles should be allowed to marry her.
Yes, I live in a lovely house and that's down to Gary, but I'm not a kept woman.