Whore meaning

hôr
A person considered as having compromised principles for personal gain.
noun
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To compromise one's principles for personal gain.
verb
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Any woman who engages in promiscuous sexual intercourse.
noun
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To be a whore.
verb
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A person considered sexually promiscuous.
noun
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To have sexual intercourse with whores.
verb
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noun
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To accept payment in exchange for sexual relations.
verb
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The definition of a whore is a name for someone who participates in sexual acts in exchange for money.

An example of whore is what one might call Julia Roberts' character at the beginning of Pretty Woman.

noun
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A prostitute.
noun
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To associate or have sexual relations with prostitutes or a prostitute.
verb
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whore after
  • To debase oneself by pursuing something unworthy or in an unworthy manner.
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Idioms and Phrasal Verbs

whore after

Origin of whore

  • Middle English hore from Old English hōre kā- in Indo-European roots
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition