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
a female prostitute
a churl; a common man; a person, male or female, of low birth
a person given to low conduct; a rogue; a cheat; a rascal
a woman who prostitutes her body for hire; a prostitute; a common woman; a strumpet
wanton; lewd; low; base
to play the harlot; to practice lewdness
Origin: [OE. harlot, herlot, a vagabond, OF. harlot, herlot, arlot; cf. Pr. arlot, Sp. arlote, It. arlotto; of uncertain origin.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
här′lot, n. a woman who prostitutes her body for hire, a whore.—adj. wanton: lewd.—n. Har′lotry, prostitution, unchastity: (obs.) a woman given to such: meretriciousness. [O. Fr. herlot, arlot, a base fellow; origin dub., perh. from Old High Ger. karl (A.S. ceorl).]
The numerical value of harlot in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of harlot in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If you would not step into the harlot's house, do not go by the harlot's door.
If a woman hasn't got a tiny streak of a harlot in her, she's a dry stick as a rule.
Mortal lovers must not try to remain at the first step for lasting passion is the dream of a harlot and from it we wake in despair.
What is hope? nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of.
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- Dirne, Hure, NutteGerman
- ramera, puta, golfaSpanish
- putain, catin, pute, prostituée, fille de joieFrench
- siùrsach, strìopachScottish Gaelic
- puttana, meretriceItalian
- hoer, prostitueeDutch
- cortesã, mulher de vida fácil, prostituta, mulher da vida, puta, rameira, mulher pública, meretriz, peripatética, messalinaPortuguese
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