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English noun: prostitute

1. prostitute (person) a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money

Synonymsbawd, cocotte, cyprian, fancy woman, harlot, lady of pleasure, sporting lady, tart, whore, woman of the street, working girl

Broader (hypernym)adult female, woman

Narrower (hyponym)call girl, camp follower, comfort woman, demimondaine, floozie, floozy, hooker, hustler, ianfu, slattern, street girl, streetwalker, white slave

English verb: prostitute

1. prostitute (social) sell one's body; exchange sex for money

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody

Broader (hypernym)sell

Narrower (hyponym)street-walk, streetwalk

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