house of assignation

Definition of house of assignation

: a house maintained and used for illicit sexual intercourse : brothel

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First Known Use of house of assignation

1714, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of house of assignation was in 1714

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“House of assignation.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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