demiworld

noun
demi·​world | \ ˈde-mē-ˌwərld How to pronounce demiworld (audio) \

Definition of demiworld

: demimonde sense 2 the demiworld of drugs

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Examples of demiworld in a Sentence

a runaway teenager who ended up in the demiworld of street prostitution

First Known Use of demiworld

1862, in the meaning defined above

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“Demiworld.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/demiworld. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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