Definitions for harlotˈhɑr lət
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word harlot
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.]
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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