The definition of a harlot is a prostitute or a woman who sleeps around.(noun)
An example of a harlot is a woman who has sex with many men in exchange for money.
See harlot in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME (< OFr, rogue, vagabond), orig. a euphemism for whore
See harlot in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English, vagabond, rogue, lecher, harlot
Origin: , from Old French arlot, herlot, vagabond.
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