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bona roba:

Polari slangonym for well-fressed prostitute . Roger Blake in The American Dictionary of Adult Sexual Terms (1964) broadens the definition to include: ' an outspoken female voluptuary , courtesan or prostitute ' and makes no mention of the Polari origin and usage of the term.
Etymology: Literally translated from the Italian, it means ' good stuff '. See prostitute for synonyms.
See Also: bona palone, bona polone, palone, polone

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