Tomrig

Tom´rig`


n.1.A rude, wild, wanton girl; a hoiden; a tomboy.
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night-walker, town-woman, town-miss, market dame, kennel-nymph, tomrig, molly, truly and high-flyer and Pres.
Hence, tomrig represents Onomasiological Type 3 as follows:
The naming unit tomrig was coined in the late 17th century to be used in the sense 'strumpet, romping girl, tomboy'.