In certain societies, such as imperial China, a woman contracted to a man as a secondary wife, often having few legal rights and low social status.
A woman prostitute, especially one whose clients are members of a royal court or men of high social standing.
A person who greatly enjoys something or has great affection for something
A woman who owns or keeps an animal:
A man who is very fond of women and has many love affairs
A male lover, especially one who is courteously attentive.
(Archaic) A sweetheart or lover (man or woman); esp., a mistress
Either of two divisions, male and female, into which most sexually reproducing organisms are grouped. Sex is usually determined by anatomy, the makeup of the sex chromosomes, and the type and amount of hormones produced. When the sex of an organism is determined by the sex chromosomes, males and females are generally produced in equal numbers. In other organisms, such as bees and wasps, in which females develop from fertilized eggs and males develop from unfertilized eggs, distribution of the sexes is unequal.
A female lover; a mistress.
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