Definitions for harlotˈhɑr lət

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. prostitute, cocotte, whore, harlot, bawd, tart, cyprian, fancy woman, working girl, sporting lady, lady of pleasure, woman of the street(noun)

    a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money


  1. harlot(Noun)

    a female prostitute

Webster Dictionary

  1. Harlot(noun)

    a churl; a common man; a person, male or female, of low birth

  2. Harlot(noun)

    a person given to low conduct; a rogue; a cheat; a rascal

  3. Harlot(noun)

    a woman who prostitutes her body for hire; a prostitute; a common woman; a strumpet

  4. Harlot(adj)

    wanton; lewd; low; base

  5. Harlot(verb)

    to play the harlot; to practice lewdness

  6. Origin: [OE. harlot, herlot, a vagabond, OF. harlot, herlot, arlot; cf. Pr. arlot, Sp. arlote, It. arlotto; of uncertain origin.]

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