Words and Phrases
jilt

“jilt”

Meaning:

flighty girl

In Literature:

Excerpt from The Spaewife by James Orr

An’ wife in a fear, ay,
that jilts meet her dearie,
may learn the hale truth
by applyin’ to me

Excerpt from Tea by James Orr

While some slee jilt,
wi’ mirth sincere ay,
his plight observes


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