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kept woman

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishkept womanˌkept ˈwoman noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 old-fashionedSY a woman who is given a place to live, money, and clothes by a man who visits her for sex – often used humorously syn mistress
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kept womanWhich same meant, thought Markby, that he was saying Harriet wasn't a kept woman.
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