Women Words Facts… The Good, The Bad, And The Interesting

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SLUT, DAME, BROADS, MRS.

Ever wonder how and why these words came to describe, label or brand women?

We turned to one of our favorite brain feeding sites, Today I Found Out, to learn more about their respective etymologies, and how these words have changed in meaning over the years.


Women Words Facts:

Language-Dame

Language-Broads

Language-Mrs

See more of the “10 Interesting Language Facts” from Today I Found Out here.

Graphics credit to: Today I Found Out

  • Tara

    Very, very interesting. I think I like the use of “Dame” in the UK the best.

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