Cork Slang, Like A Dictionary of Cork Slang
by Seán Beecher
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Introduction · Acknowledgements

Construct: Noun
Definition: A prostitute.
Use: That wan is a brasser.
That girl is a prostitute.
Derivation: Probably from Irish 'Brasaire' - a flatterer. (Dineen)
French 'Embrasser' - to embrace, to clasp, to kiss. (Cassells)

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