Definitions of courtesan

  1. a woman who cohabits with an important man Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. Same as COURTEZAN. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. A woman of loose virtue. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for courtesan

  1. Did you feel the force of kama with this Surat courtesan – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  2. We have already seen that the feminine railing Shakespeare puts in the mouth of Antony increases the realistic effect, and just in the same way the low cunning, temper, and mean greed which he attributes to Cleopatra, transform her from a somewhat incomprehensible historical marionette into the most splendid specimen of the courtesan in the world's literature. – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris