light-o'-love definition

  • noun:
    • An old tune of a-dance, the name that managed to get a proverbial phrase of levity, especially in love matters.
    • A flirtatious or wanton woman.
    • a vintage track of a-dance, the name of which managed to make it a proverbial expression of levity, especially in love issues.
    • therefore: A light or wanton woman; a lady inconstant crazy. Called in addition light-of-love.
    • A light, capricious woman; a wanton coquette.
    • a vintage dance-tune.
    • a woman inconstant in love

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