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Trollope

1. Anthony. 1815--82, English novelist. His most successful novels, such as The Warden (1855), Barchester Towers (1857), and Dr Thorne (1858), are those in the Barsetshire series of studies of English provincial life. The Palliser series of political novels includes Phineas Redux (1874) and The Prime Minister (1876)
2. Joanna. born 1943, British novelist: her works include The Choir (1988), A Village Affair (1989), The Rector's Wife (1991), The Best of Friends (1995), and The Girl From the South (2002)
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If they find the use of the word trollop offensive then I wonder how they feel about the same name given to the male of the species, the cock bird.
It's become a two-hour play, with other cast members playing Doreen's neighbours, Job Centre staff and daughters Trojan, Tangerine and Trollop (Troll for short).
She bought four tickets for her unnamed daughter's birthday for her and her three "trollop" friends, but when she found out that the girls, who are presumably in their adolescent or early teenage years, lied about being on a sleepover just to hang out at an older guy's house, she revoked the gifts.
The unabridged audiobook adaptation of book four of the Lily Bard mysteries by Anthony Award winner Charlaine Harris, Shakespeare's Trollop brings alive the story of cleaning lady and karate practitioner Lily Bard.
Paul Carroll - aka Titti Trollop - has had applications from every walk of life.
I wouldn't be buying a licence if it wasn't for the stranglehold of the trash soaps on members of my family - I literally sit in the kitchen until 9pm each evening while the trollop is played out and then it's pot-luck time for any quality TV.
Even before Gordon was accused of having a seven-year affair with a serial trollop, this wouldn't have been funny.
Everything revolves around a big abattoir and packing house, where burly papa (Bolek Polivka, "Divided We Fall") sniffs around the local bleach-blonde trollop (Barbora Munzarova) while his aging wife (veteran Eva Holubova) tries desperately to keep his flagging interest.
Why then did she feel it was necessary to behave like a trollop from a whore-house to entertain the Queen and Prince Phillip in Monday's Royal Variety Performance?
As for that trollop who rebuffed me on the school bus lo those many years ago, never for one second have I forgotten and have plotted my revenge day by day across the rain puddles of the milky way.
I've advised my own daughter, although thank God she doesn't trollop around the streets halfnaked and under the influence.