Definition of slattern:
wheeler dealer, floozie, street girl, hustler, prostitute, trollop, loose woman, wench, slut, adulteress, streetwalker, sex, whore, baggage, hussy, floozy, operator, slovenly woman, wanton, strumpet, tart, whore, jade, fornicatress, Hooker.
- bad person (part of speech: noun)
- "The Miller Of Old Church", Ellen Glasgow.
Arrived at Wuthering Heights, she found that once plentiful homestead sorely ruined and deteriorated by years of thriftless dissipation; and Isabella Linton, already metamorphosed into a wan and listless slattern, broken- spirited and pale.- "Emily Brontë", A. Mary F. (Agnes Mary Frances) Robinson.
- "Imaginary Interviews", W. D. Howells.