harlot

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noun har·lot \ˈhär-lət\

Examples of harlot in a sentence

  1. the touristy port town little resembled the haven for thieves, cutthroats, and harlots it had once been

Origin and Etymology of harlot

Middle English, rogue, buffoon, female prostitute, from Anglo-French herlot beggar, vagabond


First Known Use: 15th century



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