1. of a woman, corrupt, amoral, whorish; usu. as doxy-dell
2. with ref. other than to a woman, flashy, ‘tarted up’.
|Drop Dead, My Lovely (2005) 133: Atlantic City was its usual dolled up doxy self.|
|O per se O O1: This Doxie dell, can cut bien whids, and wap well for a win.‘Canting Song’|
|Works (1869) II 144: For two-pence in some drunken Bawdy-booth, / To please thy Doxy-dells sweet stinking tooth.‘Taylors Revenge’ in|
|Eng. Rogue I 36: A health went round to the Prince of Maunders [...] a third to the Marquess of Doxy Dells and Rum morts.|
|Triumph of Wit 196: [as cit. 1612].|