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synonyms for red-light district

  • bordello
  • bagnio
  • cathouse
  • whorehouse
  • bawdy house
  • call house
  • den of iniquity
  • house of assignation
  • house of ill repute
  • house with red doors
  • massage parlor
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How to use red-light district in a sentence

Behold a dumpy, comfortable British paterfamilias in a light flannel suit and a faded sun hat.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
She did not need a great cook-book; She knew how much and what it took To make things good and sweet and light.
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Thus far Boston banks have received more benefits from this bank than have the other banks in this district.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
Beginners must be warned against mistaking the edges of cells, or particles which have retained the red stain, for bacilli.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Mr. Jones swung round a large iron key he held in his hand, and light dawned upon him.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
Under the internal pressure his whiskers stood on end and his face grew red.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Distance, the uncertain light, and imagination, magnified it to a high wall; high as the wall of China.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
“You appear to feel it so,” rejoined Mr. Pickwick, smiling at the clerk, who was literally red-hot.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
Ripperda's eye fell upon the mantle,—it was discoloured a dark red in many places, he nodded his head, and the man withdrew.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The faint candle-light glimmered on a ponderous gilded cornice, which had also sustained violence.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
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WORDS RELATED TO RED-LIGHT DISTRICT

  • bagnio
  • bawdy house
  • bordello
  • call house
  • cathouse
  • den of iniquity
  • house of assignation
  • house of ill repute
  • house with red doors
  • massage parlor
  • red-light district
  • whorehouse
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.