massage parlor

noun

Definition of massage parlor

: an establishment that provides massage treatments also : one offering sexual services in addition to or in lieu of massage

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It is not affiliated with the U.N. He was photographed at least twice with Cindy Yang, a Republican donor and former Florida massage parlor owner who organized Mar-a-Lago events. sun-sentinel.com, "Chinese businesswoman convicted in Mar-a-Lago trespass case," 11 Sep. 2019 Lee ran the United Nations Chinese Friendship Association, which is not affiliated with the U.N., and was photographed at least twice with Cindy Yang, a Republican donor and former Florida massage parlor owner who organized events at Mar-a-Lago. CBS News, "Chinese businesswoman convicted of trespassing at Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort," 11 Sep. 2019 Features include a hair salon and massage parlor, a nightclub with a custom aquarium and a tanning room. Los Angeles Times, "July’s biggest L.A. house sales brought fireworks in a $120-million deal," 16 Aug. 2019 Authorities in Maryland have shut down a massage parlor and charged its owner with human trafficking. baltimoresun.com, "Maryland police bust spa, accuse owner of human trafficking," 12 Aug. 2019 She's climbed atop and made out with all three in various unique locations, like a pool table, massage parlor, and fishing boat. Katherine J. Igoe, Marie Claire, "Who Does Hannah Brown Have Windmill Sex With on 'The Bachelorette'?," 3 July 2019 After nearly two weeks of testimony, a Yolo County jury found a Woodland man guilty of first-degree murder in the death of a Woodland massage parlor employee. Sarah Dowling, The Mercury News, "Jury finds man guilty of murder of Northern California massage parlor employee," 3 Aug. 2019 Florida law enforcement often falls back on charging women working in the massage parlors. USA Today, "Sex trafficking is behind the lucrative illicit massage business. Why police can't stop it.," 30 July 2019 The detective determined prostitution does occur at the massage parlor. Lavendrick Smith, Dallas News, "Woman who police say ran Dallas brothel disguised as massage parlor arrested again," 29 June 2019

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First Known Use of massage parlor

1906, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of massage parlor was in 1906

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massage parlor

noun

English Language Learners Definition of massage parlor

: a place where people pay to be given a massage
: a place that is supposed to be for massages but where people pay to have sex

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