doxy doxy  /ˈdɑk si/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a woman who cohabits with an important man

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The new seminary reflected the ortho doxy of its early teachers.
  2. The character she plays, a kind of ouzo-and-sympathy doxy, is unsalvageable since joyous sweet-souled prostitutes are about as believable nowadays as jolly fat men.
  3. In one respect, at least, Adolf Hitler got exactly what he deserved: his devoted Eva Braun was as mean-spirited a doxy as his worst enemy could have wished.

News

  1. Passengers side with blind man against US Airways flight attendant

    Usually airline passengers side with flight attendants when it comes to safety, but in the case of a US Airways flight Wednesday night, passengers rallied around a blind man and his guide dog and disembarked en masse. All 35 passengers on US Airways Flight 4384 walked off the plane after Albert Rizzi, a blind man from Long Island, and his dog, Doxy, were escorted off the flight after a heated ...
    on November 15, 2013     Source: Local 10 Miami

  2. Removal Of Blind Man, Service Dog From Flight Sparks Outrage

    When Albert Rizzi's seeing-eye dog, Doxy, got fidgety during a flight delay, the crew had them both removed from the plane, angering the other passengers.
    on November 15, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. Airline Passengers Raise Objections When Blind Man, Service Dog are Kicked Off Flight

    An unusual event in the world of air travel occurred last night, as a flight was cancelled thanks to the aftermath of kicking a blind man and his service dog off of the plane. The man, Albert Rizzi, was informed that to fly with his service dog Doxy, the dog would have to remain under the seat in front of him. This is where the accounts from the airline, US Air, and Rizzi and his fellow ...
    on November 14, 2013     Source: Trending Now via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • "We're making a statement with this event," says Rollins. "First of all, the concert is being produced in-house by the musicians, and being recorded for my own label [Doxy]. It's also a validation of the contemporaries that Roy and I played...
    on Jun 14, 2007 By: Sonny Rollins Source: All About Jazz

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