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.E.
synonym, namely tomrig, seems to be somewhat more problematic in analyzing its onomasiological type.
The naming unit tomrig was coined in the late 17th century to be used in the sense 'strumpet, romping girl, tomboy'.