a scarlet woman

a scarlet woman

  (old-fashioned)
a woman who people think is morally bad because she has sex with a lot of men She was labelled a scarlet woman and excluded from polite society.
See also: scarlet, woman
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But don't be afraid, just dare to be different in this sea of black and winter grey and become a scarlet woman.
IF you're still not sure about stepping out as a scarlet woman, draw inspiration from the Red Exhibition at the Lighthouse in Mitchell Lane, Glasgow.
The Danish beauty became a scarlet woman in a John Galliano kimono in shimmering silk.