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1. A housewife or housekeeper.
2. A worthlesswoman or girl; a forward wench; a jade; used as a term of contempt or reproach.
3. A pert girl; a frolicsome or sportive young woman; used jocosely.
Origin: Contr. Fr. Huswife.
Source: Websters Vocabulary