not all she should be
- sexually promiscuousMore common when chastity was more fashionable:To suggest those girls were naughty and Not All They Should Be, the 1970s artist showed them smoking cigars. (Whicker, 1962, writing about nymphs painted on the ceiling of a bar in Monte Carlo)Also as not all she ought to be.
How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. R. W. Holder. 2014.
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