"blowen" Definition

  1. originally a showy or flaunting female, now a prostitute only. In _Wilts_, a BLOWEN is a blossom. _Germ._ BLÜHEN, to bloom. In _German_, also, BUHLEN is to court, and BUHLE, a sweetheart. “O du _blühende_ Mädchen, viel schöne Willkomm!”—_German Song._ Possibly, however, the street term BLOWEN may mean one whose reputation has been BLOWN UPON or damaged.

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Position in the dictionary: 242 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: blower, blowsey, bludger, blue, blue bellies, blue billy, blue blanket, blue bottle, blue butter, blue devils
Previous words in the dictionary: blow up, blow out, blow me, blow a cloud, blow, bloody jemmy, bloody, blood-red fancy, blood-money, blood

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