Examples of prostitution in a Sentence
She was arrested for prostitution.
Writing commercials was a prostitution of his talents.
Recent Examples of prostitution from the Web
In 2015, the state Office of Alcohol and Tobacco Control cited clubs across the state for violations of drug and prostitution laws, including nine in the French Quarter.
More than 72 percent of arrests for prostitution in 76116 occurred in the Las Vegas Trail area.
Taylor said the Montgomery Ward previously was demolished, and he was especially encouraged by the removal of the Capital Center and A-1 motels, which police said were magnets for drug deals, prostitution and other crime problems.
And five years later, the man who once portrayed the New England Patriots mascot, Pat Patriot, was cited for participating in a prostitution ring.
Richard Krzemein, 39, is charged with promoting prostitution and possessing drugs.
The other officers faced charges that included obstruction of justice, engaging in an act of prostitution and failure to report the abuse of a minor.
A month earlier Kur was arrested by Miami-Dade police on prostitution charges.
These architectonic prostitutions are welcomed in Italy, and rapacious alien ineptitude is passed off as talented invention and as extremely up-to-date architecture.
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First Known Use of prostitution
PROSTITUTION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of prostitution for English Language Learners
: the work of a prostitute : the act of having sex in exchange for money
: the use of a skill or ability in a way that is not appropriate or respectable
Legal Definition of prostitution
: the act or practice of engaging in sexual activity indiscriminately especially for money; also : the crime of engaging in such activity
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