Definition of whorehouse in English:

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whorehouse

Pronunciation: /ˈhɔːhaʊs/

noun

informal
A brothel.
Example sentences
  • They were children and young women marked for sale into brothels and whorehouses.
  • They believed that an external force - confinement in a whorehouse - would allow them to save some money for themselves and their families.
  • One year later she was released when her uncle accidentally found her while visiting the whorehouse as a customer himself.
Synonyms
informal cathouse, drum
British informal knocking shop
North American informal creep joint
Australian/New Zealand informal crib
euphemistic massage parlour

Words that rhyme with whorehouse

poorhouse, storehouse

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