demirep

  • 1 Demirep — Dem i*rep , n. [Contr. fr. demi reputation.] A woman of doubtful reputation or suspected character; an adventuress. [Colloq.] De Quincey. [1913 Webster] || …

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  • 2 demirep — [dem′i rep΄] n. [ DEMI + REP(UTATION)] a woman of poor reputation, suspected of sexual promiscuity …

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  • 3 demirep — noun /ˈdɛmiːɹɛp/ A woman of doubtful reputation or suspected character; an adventuress. he had no knowledge of that character which is vulgarly called a demirep; that is to say, a woman who intrigues with every man she likes, under the name and… …

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  • 4 demirep — noun Etymology: demi + rep (reprobate) Date: 1749 demimondaine …

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  • 5 demirep — /dem ee rep /, n. a demimondaine. [1740 50; short for demi reputation] * * * …

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  • 6 demirep — n. Woman of doubtful reputation (as respects chastity), questionable woman, member of the demi monde …

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  • 7 demirep — demi·rep …

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  • 8 demirep — /ˈdɛmirɛp/ (say demeerep) noun a woman of doubtful or compromised reputation. {demi (def. 2) + rep4} …

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  • 9 demirep — n. archaic a woman of doubtful sexual reputation. Etymology: abbr. of demi reputable …

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  • 10 demirepdom — demirepˈdom noun • • • Main Entry: ↑demi …

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  • 11 Three Witnesses (book) — Infobox Book | name = Three Witnesses image caption = author = Rex Stout cover artist = Bill English country = United States language = English series = Nero Wolfe genre = Detective fiction publisher = Viking Press release date = March 10, 1956… …

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  • 12 Libertine — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Libertine >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 libertine libertine Sgm: N 1 voluptuary voluptuary &c. 954a Sgm: N 1 rake rake debauchee loose fish rip rakehell fast man Sgm: N 1 intrigant …

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  • 13 Mars in fiction — Fictional representations of Mars have been popular for over a century. Interest in Mars has been stimulated by the planet s dramatic red color, by early scientific speculations that its surface conditions might be capable of supporting life, and …

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  • 14 The School for Scandal — Robert Baddeley as Moses (painting by Johann Zoffany, c.1781) Written b …

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  • 15 List of fictional books — A fictional book is a non existent book created specifically for (i.e. within) a work of fiction. This is not a list of works of fiction (i.e., actual novels, mysteries, etc), but rather imaginary books that do not actually exist.UsesSuch a book… …

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  • 16 Caitlín R. Kiernan — Infobox Writer name = Caitlín R. Kiernan imagesize = 250px caption = Kiernan in 2001 pseudonym = birthname = birthdate = May 26, 1964 birthplace = Dublin, Ireland deathdate = deathplace = occupation = author, paleontologist nationality = U.S.… …

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  • 17 Trouble in Triplicate — infobox Book | name = Trouble in Triplicate title orig = translator = author = Rex Stout cover artist = Bill English country = United States language = English series = Nero Wolfe genre = Detective fiction publisher = Viking Press release date =… …

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  • 18 adventuress — noun A woman of doubtful reputation or suspected character; a demirep …

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  • 19 Delilah — Synonyms and related words: Aspasia, Jezebel, Messalina, Phryne, Thais, adventuress, courtesan, demimondaine, demimonde, demirep, femme fatale, harem girl, hetaera, houri, odalisque, seductress, temptress, vamp, vampire …

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  • 20 Jezebel — Synonyms and related words: Aspasia, Delilah, Messalina, Phryne, Thais, adventuress, bad woman, baggage, beldam, bitch, bitch kitty, broad, chippy, clitoromaniac, cocotte, courtesan, demimondaine, demimonde, demirep, drab, easy lay, easy woman,… …

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