Definition of doxy in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈdɒksi

noun (plural doxies)

  • 1A lover or mistress.
  • 1.1A prostitute.
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    • Do you ever see the doxies on the street, Josephine?
    • The excellent, shock-haired Lenny sounds a complete prat when he tells Ruth that a dockside doxy was diseased because ‘I decided she was.’
    • Still, we need to find now who did murder the doxy and ask why.


mid 16th century (originally slang): of unknown origin.

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