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prostitute

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of prostitute

  1. a woman who engages in sexual activities for money the town was horrified to discover that she had once been a prostitute Synonyms of prostitute bawd, call girl, cocotte, courtesan, drab, harlot, hooker, hustler, sex worker, streetwalker, strumpet, tart, whore Words Related to prostitute madam, madame; white slave; bimbo [slang], chippie (also chippy), doxy (also doxie), floozy (or floozie), tramp; bitch, hussy, jade, minx; coquette, flirt, libertine, siren, tempter, temptress, vamp, wench Phrases woman of the street


prostitute

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of prostitute

  1. 1 to lower in character, dignity, or quality a serious writer prostituting himself by writing pulp novels for money Synonyms of prostitute abase, bastardize, canker, cheapen, corrupt, debauch, degrade, demean, demoralize, deprave, deteriorate, lessen, pervert, poison, profane, debase, subvert, vitiate, warpWords Related to prostitute befoul, begrime, contaminate, defile, dilute, dirty, pollute, taint, thin, water down, weaken; descend; disgrace, dishonor, humble, humiliate, shame, take down; blemish, damage, deface, destroy, flaw, harm, hurt, impair, mar, ruin, spoil, stain, tarnish, wreck; depreciate, downgradeNear Antonyms of prostitute dignify, exalt, honor; ameliorate, amend, better, enhance, enrich, improve, meliorate, perfect; clarify, clean, cleanse, purify, refine, restore; respectAntonyms of prostitute elevate, ennoble, uplift

  2. 2 to put to a bad or improper use urged not to prostitute her musical talents by writing jingles for TV commercials Synonyms of prostitute abuse, misemploy, misuse, pervert, profane, misapplyWords Related to prostitute degrade, twist; mismanage; corrupt, debase, desecrateNear Antonyms of prostitute apply, employ, use, utilize; respect



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