The definition of a wench is an offensive term used to refer to a young girl or a woman or to refer to a prostitute.(noun)
An example of a wench is a prostitute.
See wench in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME wenche, contr. < wenchel, child, boy, girl, young woman < OE wencel, a child, akin to wancol, unsteady (? in reference to an infant's gait): for IE base see winch
See wench in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , short for wenchel, child
Origin: , from Old English wencel.
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