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Wench

Wench appears in the following pangram (a sentence using every letter of the alphabet at least once):

  • Exquisite farm wench gives body jolt to prize stinker. (45 letters)
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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun wench:

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Definition of the noun wench

What does wench mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: wenches

  1. informal terms for a (young) woman

Alternative definition of the noun wench

noun

  1. [archaic] A young woman, especially a servant.
  2. [archaic] A promiscuous woman.

Definition of the verb wench

What does wench mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: wenched | wenching | wenches

  1. frequent prostitutes
    • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
    • more generic word: fornicate = have sex without being married

Group

Wench is a hard rock/stoner rock band from Australia.

  • album: "Wench"

Music

  1. "Wench" is a composition.
  2. "Wench" is a musical EP of Wench.
    • released on

Writings

"Wench" is a book written by Dolen Perkins-Valdez.

  • language: English Language
  • released on (4 years ago)
  • award:
    • NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work, Fiction nomination for Dolen Perkins-Valdez
    • NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work - Debut Author (Amistad) nomination for Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Characters

  1. Wench is a fictional character from the 1990 film Eternity.
  2. Wench is a fictional character from the 1998 film The Man in the Iron Mask.

Phrases with Wench

  1. to wench
  2. Athanasian Wench

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Wench

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Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

WENCH, n. winch [OE. wenche, wenchel—from AS. wencle, a maid; winclo, ...

Google previewLexicon Balatronicum (1811)

A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence by Francis Grose

A country wench. Military term.

Google previewBlackguardiana; or, a Dictionary of rogues, bawds ... &c., &c. Illustrated with eighteen portraits, etc. [By James Caulfield.] (1795)

FRENcHIFIED, infećted with the venereal disease; the mort is Frenchified, the wench is infećted. FRENCH LEAv e, to take French leave, to go off without taking leave of the company, a faying frequently applied to perfons who have run away ...

Google preview1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (2008)

by Francis Grose

A country wench. Military term. BITE. Acheat; also a woman's privities.The cull wapt the mort'sbite; the fellow enjoyed the wench heartily. CANT. TO BITE. To overreach, or impose;alsoto steal. CANT. Biting was once esteemeda kind of wit, ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue (1785)

Frenchified, infected with the venereal disease; the mort is Frenchified, the wench is infected. French leave, to take French leave, to go off without taking leave of the company, a saying frequently applied to persons who have run away from ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Etc. : Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

*WENCH.

Google previewA Dictionary of Sexual Language and Imagery in Shakespearean and Stuart Literature (2001)

Three Volume Set Volume I A-F Volume II G-P Volume III Q-Z by Gordon Williams

iv admires Oriana: "Tis a lustie wench: ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language: in Wich the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations by Examples from the Best Writers ... By Samuel Johnson. In Two Volumes. Vol. 1. [-2.] (1777)

WENCH. n ...

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Wench Meaning

Video shows what wench means. A young woman, especially a servant.. A promiscuous woman.. A black woman; a negress.. wench pronunciation. How to ...

Quotes about Wench

Mercutio: Alas poor Romeo! he is already dead; stabbed with a white wench's black eye; shot through the ear with a love-song; the very pin of his heart cleft with the blind bow-boy's butt-shaft: and is he a man to encounter Tybalt? (William Shakespeare)
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Scrabble value of W4E1N1C3H4

The value of this 5-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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