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.
Female lawyers have spoken out about sexism in the legal profession after a barrister was told she would be a 'kept woman' after getting married.
Ritz portrays Veronica, a rich man's kept woman. They cross paths, then one thing leads to another.
And the "kept woman", from Durham, was seen setting her sights on a PS70,000 white Range Rover and up to PS15,000 of cosmetic work - on top of previous surgery she has had - to give her a Kim Kardashian-like bottom.
But when Filomena -- who has now become Domenico's kept woman and has secretly borne his children -- learns that her lover is planning to wed another, she stops at nothing to hook him into marrying her instead.
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.
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.
Danielle, 31, says that even though Gary can provide for all her needs, she wants to be able to buy the things she wants with her own money and not be a kept woman.