meat market

noun

Definition of meat market

  1. :  a depersonalizing environment in which people are treated as sexual or economic resources

Examples of meat market in a sentence

  1. That bar is a real meat market.

  2. The scouting camp is a meat market for pro football candidates.

1896

First Known Use of meat market

1896


MEAT MARKET Defined for English Language Learners

meat market

noun

Definition of meat market for English Language Learners

  • : a place where meat is sold

  • : a place where people are judged only on the basis of their physical qualities (such as sexual attractiveness or athletic ability)

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