doxy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n doxy a woman who cohabits with an important man
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Doxy A loose wench; a disreputable sweetheart.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n doxy A mistress; a sweetheart; generally, in a bad sense, a paramour.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Doxy dok′si (Shak.) a mistress: a woman of loose character.
    • n Doxy dok′si opinion—'Orthodoxy,' said Warburton, 'is my doxy—heterodoxy is another man's doxy.'
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Duck a pet
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. doxa, opinion.

Usage

In literature:

Steve Webster was driving Doxy Morton in his mother's buggy.
"The Village Watch-Tower" by (AKA Kate Douglas Riggs) Kate Douglas Wiggin
Till what time do the doxies sit up?
"Gargantua and Pantagruel, Complete." by Francois Rabelais
Thy-doxy, if thou be Dissident, is that he cannot; but that he must become an accursed thing.
"The French Revolution" by Thomas Carlyle
Is this a time for trafficking with doxies?
"Mistress Wilding" by Rafael Sabatini
Then let them know that if they attempt to hinder our sailing hence, we'll hang the doxy first and fight for it after.
"Captain Blood" by Rafael Sabatini
Orthodoxy is my doxy, heterodoxy the other fellow's.
"The Doctor" by Ralph Connor
Idly went the doxy wind In the Wayland willows.
"More Songs From Vagabondia" by Bliss Carman and Richard Hovey
He has hid away, dancing his doxy on his knee.
"Joan of Arc of the North Woods" by Holman Day
Our captain was an excellent seaman, but had 'doxies of his own.
"From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life" by Captain A. T. Mahan
It was so bad, they said, that there was not the least glimmer of any doxy whatever left about it.
"The Bertrams" by Anthony Trollope
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In news:

Apparent today announced its Doxie One mobile scanner.
(I stole this photo from Doxy , I hope that she's OK with that.).
Oh, my amazing friend Doxy has written a post in which she details the contents of her letter to her insurance company.
Also from Dachshund Rescue South Florida are two short-hair doxies names Wiggles and Goober .
Little Laci- Loo is a sweet outgoing Doxie Chihuahua mix.
If you've ever seen the old Disney movie "The Ugly Dachshund," which features a family of four doxies and a Great Dane, you understand my plight.
My mini-Doxie finally decided to head back towards the house.
My little mini-Doxie braved the deep, fluffy snow.
"He's been getting down with the new disease," croaks Doxies singer Tim Lloyd on "Kid Don't Know," a track off the band's just-released Weight of Gold LP.
Doxie Damico of Youngstown sent in this photo of a brilliantly colored mum that was taken in early October at Fellows Riverside Gardens.
Biggest Loser, Doxie Edition/via Facebook Dachshunds normally weigh up to 32 pounds.
This dashing doxie clock is sure to brighten any room with its rustic charm.
Foxy Doxy Dachshund 's fees run from $100-400 dollars depending on the dog.
Portable Scanning with the Doxie One.
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