Procurers, procuresses, and adulteresses were punished by mutilation of the nose.
Procuresses, hired by would-be lovers, forced themselves into the house of the young wife and compelled her to listen to them.
The stage was animated by gallants, procuresses, and women amusing themselves with all sorts of intrigues.
In others, the punishment of the iron cage was inflicted on pimps and procuresses.
These were independent of the married women who were led into adultery, and of the pimps and procuresses who were in clerical pay.
Against procurers and procuresses the law was ineffective, except in cases where the seduced female was under age.
Many of the women who were burnt as witches were really condemned because they were procuresses or otherwise odiously immoral.
One day, he was trying—without hurting Odette—to discover from her whether she had ever had any dealings with procuresses.
Some of these procuresses possess a list of ladies whom they can send a messenger for on demand.
First, there are procuresses, with some of the principal lasses of their respective bevies about them.