jilt jilt  /ˈdʒɪlt/


  1. (n) a woman who jilts a lover
  2. (v) cast aside capriciously or unfeelingly


  1. And when they jilt him, he rationalizes the rejection by spinning tales of conspiracy.
  2. Most news junkies won't jilt it any time soon.
  3. Perhaps the treatment worked because it showed her that she was not alone; in opera, as in life, lovers frequently jilt their girlsif they don't die first.


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    on July 18, 2013     Source: Swampland

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