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synonyms for procuress

  • whore
  • bawd
  • prostitute
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How to use procuress in a sentence

A procuress then, who lived on the Pont des Tournelles, was visited one day by a knight, who put a ring into her hands.
THE MERRIE TALES OF JACQUES TOURNEBROCHEANATOLE FRANCE
Instead of returning me to my home, the procuress left me in an isolated dwelling not far from Versailles.
THE SWORD OF HONOR, VOLUMES 1 & 2EUGNE SUE
When the lady arrives, the introduction takes place, and the business is transacted, as far as the procuress is concerned.
DANGER! A TRUE HISTORY OF A GREAT CITY'S WILES AND TEMPTATIONSWILLIAM HOWE
A cuckoo, her throat still happy from tasting all sorts of fruit-syrups, is cooing like a procuress.
THE LITTLE CLAY CART(ATTRIBUTED TO) KING SHUDRAKA
He curses a certain procuress, whom he overhears instructing his mistress in the arts of a courtesan.
THE AMORES, OR AMOURSOVID
Madame de Pompadour, when she ceased to be his mistress, became (p. 255) his procuress.
THE HUGUENOTS IN FRANCESAMUEL SMILES.
In her later years, she followed the vile trade of a procuress.
GREEK WOMENMITCHELL CARROLL
On the same evening the procuress took an isvostchik and drove her to the notorious house kept by Carolina Albertovna Kitaeva.
RESURRECTIONLEO TOLSTOY
The procuress was later served even worse: her hose and ears were cut off.
FILIPINO POPULAR TALESDEAN S. FANSLER
Then comes a man of the name of Aubriot, a godson of the procuress Tourtera, and completely under her guidance.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 7 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PROCURESS

  • bawd
  • procuress
  • prostitute
  • whore
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