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Definition of jilt verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



[often passive] jilt somebodyVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they jilt
he / she / it jilts
past simple jilted
-ing form jilting
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to end a romantic relationship with someone in a sudden and unkind way He was jilted by his fiancée. a jilted bride/lover
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: jilt