Definition of strumpet in English:


Line breaks: strum|pet
Pronunciation: /ˈstrʌmpɪt


archaic or humorous
A female prostitute or a promiscuous woman.
More example sentences
  • It's strumpets like you who are setting back the women's rights movement.
  • She eyed the two strumpets who were watching her.
  • She meant something more to him than any of the strumpets he'd dallied with before.


Middle English: of unknown origin.

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