Definition of Jezebel noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈdʒezəbel//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdʒezəbel//
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a woman who is thought to be sexually immoral From the name of the wife of a king of Israel in the Bible, who wore make-up and was criticized by Elijah for worshipping the god Baal.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: Jezebel