Word Of The Day: Demimonde

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demimonde

dem-i-monde 

[DEM-ee-mond; Fr. duh-mee-MAWND] noun:

a group characterized by lack of success or status;

(especially during the last half of the 19th century) a class of women who have lost their standing in respectable society because of indiscreet behavior or sexual promiscuity.

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