trollop


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trol·lop

 (trŏl′əp)
n.
1.
a. A woman considered sexually promiscuous.
b. A woman prostitute.
2. A woman regarded as slovenly or unkempt.

[Perhaps from troll, to roll about, wallow.]

trollop

(ˈtrɒləp)
n
1. a promiscuous woman, esp a prostitute
2. an untidy woman; slattern
[C17: perhaps from German dialect Trolle prostitute; perhaps related to trull]
ˈtrollopy adj

trol•lop

(ˈtrɒl əp)

n.
1. an immoral or promiscuous woman, esp. a prostitute.
2. an untidy or slovenly woman; slattern.
[1605–15; earlier trollops; perhaps akin to troll1]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.trollop - a dirty untidy womantrollop - a dirty untidy woman      
slob, sloven, slovenly person, pig - a coarse obnoxious person
2.trollop - a woman adulterertrollop - a woman adulterer      
adulterer, fornicator - someone who commits adultery or fornication

trollop

noun (Derogatory) slut, prostitute, tart (informal), whore, slag (Brit. slang), wanton, working girl (facetious slang), harlot, hussy, streetwalker, loose woman, fallen woman, scrubber (Brit. & Austral. slang), strumpet, floozy (slang), slattern He behaved towards her as though she was a trollop.
Translations

trollop

[ˈtrɒləp] N (= slut) → marrana f; (= prostitute) → puta f

trollop

[ˈtrɒləp] nprostituée f

trollop

n (dated: = prostitute) → leichtes Mädchen, Straßenmädchen nt; (pej)Schlampe f

trollop

[ˈtrɒləp] n (old) (offensive) → sgualdrina
References in classic literature ?
We haven't a camelty tune of our own To help us trollop along, But every neck is a hair trombone(Rtt-ta-ta-ta
You are amused because I talk in this fashion and you know that I am poor and live in an attic with a vulgar trollop who deceives me with hair-dressers and garcons de cafe; I translate wretched books for the British public, and write articles upon contemptible pictures which deserve not even to be abused.
She had officiated as nurse to Miss Bridget, in a violent fit of illness, and had sat up many nights with that lady; besides which, she had been seen there the very day before Mr Allworthy's return, by Mrs Wilkins herself, though that sagacious person had not at first conceived any suspicion of her on that account: for, as she herself said, "She had always esteemed Jenny as a very sober girl (though indeed she knew very little of her), and had rather suspected some of those wanton trollops, who gave themselves airs, because, forsooth, they thought themselves handsome.
THE fleeting belief EastEnders trollop Kat Slater, turning up at the convent where she gave birth, was about to become a nun.
I've advised my own daughter, although thank God she doesn't trollop around the streets halfnaked and under the influence.
I started a relationship with this other woman, only to find out that she is actually the local trollop and flirts with anything in trousers the same way she did with me.
It's become a two-hour play, with other cast members playing Doreen's neighbours, Job Centre staff and daughters Trojan, Tangerine and Trollop (Troll for short).
The unabridged audiobook adaptation of book four of the Lily Bard mysteries by Anthony Award winner Charlaine Harris, Shakespeare's Trollop brings alive the story of cleaning lady and karate practitioner Lily Bard.
Since it opened, the library has hosted visits from blockbuster authors including Joanna Trollop, Wire in the Blood's Val McDermid and Chris Ryan.
Paul Carroll - aka Titti Trollop - has had applications from every walk of life.
I wouldn't be buying a licence if it wasn't for the stranglehold of the trash soaps on members of my family - I literally sit in the kitchen until 9pm each evening while the trollop is played out and then it's pot-luck time for any quality TV.