Definitions for jiltdʒɪlt

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. to reject or cast aside (a lover or sweetheart), esp. abruptly or unfeelingly.

  2. (n.)a woman who jilts a lover.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. jilt(verb)

    a woman who jilts a lover

  2. jilt(verb)

    cast aside capriciously or unfeelingly

    "jilt a lover or a bride"


  1. jilt(Noun)

    A woman who jilts a lover.

  2. jilt(Verb)

    To cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover; to deceive in love.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jilt(noun)

    a woman who capriciously deceives her lover; a coquette; a flirt

  2. Jilt(verb)

    to cast off capriciously or unfeeling, as a lover; to deceive in love

  3. Jilt(verb)

    to play the jilt; to practice deception in love; to discard lovers capriciously

Translations for jilt

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


to reject or send away (someone with whom one has been in love)

After being her boyfriend for two years, he suddenly jilted her.

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