A high-class prostitute,
A fashionable man about town, generally a sportsman.
Make an offer of marriage. Diligent mamas are often hoping their daughters can bring a certain gentleman up to scratch.
A contemptuous term for a member of the merchant class, one who works in or lives in the City of London, ie the central business area and financial center of London.
A married woman’s gallant, usually a platonic admirer.
A young girl.
Money; ready cash.