promiscuous: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (pru-mis'ky-us), [key]
— adj.
  1. characterized by or involving indiscriminate mingling or association, esp. having sexual relations with a number of partners on a casual basis.
  2. consisting of parts, elements, or individuals of different kinds brought together without order.
  3. indiscriminate; without discrimination.
  4. casual; irregular; haphazard.
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