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prostitute

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a woman who engages in sexual activities for money
  • was caught procuring the services of a prostitute

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prostitute

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of prostitute (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to lower in character, dignity, or quality
  • a serious writer prostituting himself by writing pulp novels for money

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2 to put to a bad or improper use
  • urged not to prostitute her musical talents by writing jingles for TV commercials

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The first known use of prostitute was in 1530

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“Prostitute.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/prostitute. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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