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prostitutes, plural;
  1. Offer (someone, typically a woman) for sexual activity in exchange for payment
    • - although she was paid $15 to join a man at his table, she never prostituted herself
  2. Put (oneself or one's talents) to an unworthy or corrupt use or purpose for the sake of personal or financial gain
    • - his willingness to prostitute himself to the worst instincts of the electorate
  1. A person, typically a woman, who engages in sexual activity for payment

  2. A person who misuses their talents or who sacrifices their self-respect for the sake of personal or financial gain
    • - careerist political prostitutes

  1. a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money
  2. sell one's body; exchange sex for money
  3. After a worldwide success in the 1980s (Forever Young, Big In Japan, Dance With Me), many had written the German electro/synth-band Alphaville off when nothing was heard from Marian Gold, Bernhard Lloyd and Ricky Echolette for five years. ...
  4. The third EP from German synthpop band Neuroticfish featuring three remixes of "Prostitute" and the song "3 Minutes Breakdown".
  5. Prostitute is Toyah Willcox's third solo album. It is a concept album and highly experimental in nature, marking a considerable divergence from previous works. It is uncompromising in its style, containing no obviously "radio-friendly" tracks.
  6. Prostitution is the act or practice of providing sexual services to another person in return for payment. People who execute such activities are called prostitutes. Prostitution is one of the branches of the sex industry. ...
  7. (Prostitution (criminology)) The position of prostitution and the law varies widely worldwide, reflecting differing opinions on victimhood and exploitation, inequality, gender roles, gender equality, ethics and morality, freedom of choice, historical social norms, and social costs and benefits.
  8. (The Prostitutes) The Prostitutes are an indie band formed in 2004 in Prague, Czech Republic. The original members were singer Adrian T. ...
  9. A woman, or other person, who performs sexual activity for payment; A woman, or other person, who is perceived as engaging in sexual activity with many people; A person who does, or offers to do, an activity for money, despite personal dislike or dishonour; To perform sexual activity for money; ...
  10. (prostitution) Engaging in sexual activity with another person in exchange for compensation, such as money or other valuable goods; Debasement for unworthy profit or motives
  11. (Prostitution) One of the more common interpretations refers to a classic warning against becoming a "working girl".^[citation needed] This builds off the fundamental "young girl in the woods" stereotype. The red cloak was also a classic signal of a prostitute in 17th century France. ...
  12. (Prostitution) The act of offering one's self for hire to engage in sexual relations.
  13. To dream that you are in the company of a prostitute, denotes that you will incur the righteous scorn of friends for some ill-mannered conduct. For a young woman to dream of a prostitute, foretells that she will deceive her lover as to her purity or candor. ...
  14. Unmarried woman who was sexually active; if she had children, they were under the authority of her male relatives.
  15. Sonny didn't give anyone names in the movie Chastity — so film school of him.
  16. Fantasizing about being sexually uninhibited; wanting to break away from moral restrictions; sexual neediness unconnected to feelings of care or respect; being indiscriminate / Selling yourself short, or out / If dreamer is male: Being ill at ease about sexual practices; wishing a woman was more ...
  17. n. A wretched woman created to help us appreciate the security of our own spiritual position. See also: Pharisee
  18. [B^], PO > back, rubs back of fingers against cheek twice. For a QuickTime movie of this sign, see ASL browser - prostitute.
  19. Mistress of the Night, Red Light Special, Fellatio Specialist, Private Dancer
  20. n.  Receiver of swollen goods.