Green’s Dictionary of Slang

slut n.

[SE slut, a promiscuous woman]

1. [1900s] in cards, the queen.

2. [1980s+] (US campus) an affectionate term of address among women.

3. [1990s+] a devotee; usu. in combs.

SE in slang uses

In compounds

slutbag (n.)

[1970s+] an insult used of a woman; the implication is of promiscuity.

slut hut (n.) [‘homosexualizing’ of SE slut, usu. applied to women + hut] [1980s+] (US gay)

1. a gay brothel.

2. (Aus.) a van or car used primarily for sex.

slut (lamp) (n.) [play on bitch n.2 ]

[late 19C+] (US, Western) an improvised lamp made of a twist of rag in a container of grease.

slut-puppy (n.) [play on dog n.2 (3c)] [1980s+]

1. (orig. US campus) a promiscuous woman.

2. (US gay) a promiscuous or available man.

3. (US) a derog. term for a lesbian.