sporting lady

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sporting lady a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
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Usage

In literature:

By the end of the seventeenth century the hunt in France had become no more a sport for ladies.
"Royal Palaces and Parks of France" by Milburg Francisco Mansfield
Presently the father came up to where the ladies and gentlemen were at their sport.
"Tales of Folk and Fairies" by Katharine Pyle
He introduced golf into our town, and was able to find six men to join his fifteen young ladies in the ancient sport.
"In Our Town" by William Allen White
Philip said he was too much of a sybarite and ladies' man to be wedded to such sports.
"Madeline Payne, the Detective's Daughter" by Lawrence L. Lynch
Most European ladies would turn with horror, even from a description of these cruel sports, which the ladies of Lima gaze on with delight.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
Here the ladies of the household spent their time when not at meals or engaged in out-door sports and pastimes.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 109, November, 1866" by Various
I go as a handsome young officer to break the hearts of the ladies, and have such rare sport.
"The Dodge Club" by James De Mille
Lady Margaret had been brought up to sport from her earliest youth.
"Punch or the London Charivari, September 9, 1914" by Various
Smoking, everywhere so common, is here indulged to the greatest excess, and not confined to one sex, several ladies sporting their cigarettes.
"A Journey in Russia in 1858" by Robert Heywood
It was a very amusing sport, and would have been harmless if the ladies and gentlemen concerned in it had been angels.
"Francezka" by Molly Elliot Seawell
Some old ladies are awfully sporting.
"The Youngest Girl in the School" by Evelyn Sharp
This sport, which at first created fresh storms of folly, soon had to be relinquished because the cream dropped on the ladies' dresses.
"The Song of Songs" by Hermann Sudermann
They wanted to turn me out like a bagged fox, and show the ladies some sport; but I taught them a thing or two.
"Barrington Volume II (of II)" by Charles James Lever
The ladies were not strangers to this sport, and eagerly joined in its discussion.
"Vineta" by E. Werner
The lady was looked upon as one of those giddy creatures who love to sport on the edge of an abyss.
"Our Own Set" by Ossip Schubin
Ladies came to see the sport.
"The Story of Seville" by Walter M. Gallichan
So the young lady is making sport of me, is she?
"Frédérique; vol. 2" by Charles Paul de Kock
Ladies appear to have greatly enjoyed the sport.
"Old Church Lore" by William Andrews
Morning of the sports ... Knights led by ladies, who imitated the dress of knights ...
"The History of Chivalry, Volume I (of 2)" by Charles Mills
That's what he sports upon; while rum, they say, consoles the lady for his absence.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, No. VII, December 1850, Vol. II" by Various
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In poetry:

Before his lion-court,
Impatient for the sport,
King Francis sat one day;
The peers of his realm sat around,
And in balcony high from the ground
Sat the ladies in beauteous array.
"The Glove - A Tale" by Friedrich von Schiller
Ho ! didst thou hear me, varlet? then Croquard did cry:
Oh! gentle sir, replied the minstrel, I cannot with your wish comply;
Believe me, I sing best to the ladies at the court,
And, in doing so, find it more profitable sport.
"Jack o' the Cudgel" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

A three sport star while at Dexter, Kennedy was a key member of the Lady Bearcats basketball team that won 20 games this past season.
Cosmo cover girl Scarlett Johansson can do no wrong as far as the men are concerned, but she's getting lots of love from the ladies this week too, after sporting a gorgeous curly hairstyle.
Lady Gaga Sports Blonde Afro in Glam Vogue Cover.
Collegiate sports legend and Head Coach Emeritus of the University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers Pat - 3:37 pm.
Meet the Swamp Lady and the sports fan.
Sporting a guitar to impress the ladies.
I n area prep basketball Tuesday night, the St Michael Lady Cardinals and Rock Point Cougars were victors here at the Window Rock Sports Center.
Photobucket Lady Gaga tweeted a picture of herself yesterday sporting a new black eye .
0Carly Spalding chooses "her favorite sport" over basketball, track in becoming the latest local product to pledge the Lady Cougar Diamond Powerhouse.
The list of the five Lady Bulldogs, along with the sport and school they'll attend next fall.
Sports Lady Raiders defeat an improved Lady Eagle team.
The Neosho Lady Wildcats softball team held their annual sports banquet last week at the Neosho High School cafeteria.
The lady, probably not well versed in sports, sat down with Wes Welker.
Front Page Sports Delta Delta Lady Panther golfers.
Notre Dame 64 Kentucky 50 From the Sports Edge: The Trigg County Wildcats and Lady Wildcats will host Crittenden County in a district doubleheader Friday night.
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