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noun 
  1. A person who performs sexual activity for payment
  2. A person who is perceived as engaging in sexual activity with many people.
  3. A person who does, or offers to do, an activity for money, despite personal dislike or dishonour
Translations: 
  • Dutch: prostituee , hoer
  • French: prostitué , prostituée , fille des rues , fille de joie
  • German: Prostituierte and , Hure , Dirne
  • Italian: prostituta :it:prostituta, ^
    • Japanese: 売æ¥å©¦ (baishunfu)
    • Spanish: prostituta :es:prostituta, ^
    verb (prostitut, ing)
    1. (context, transitive, usually reflexively) To perform sexual activity for money
    2. (transitive) To make another person, or organisation, prostitute themselves.
    Translations: 
    • German: prostituieren
    Etymology: 
    • From Latin prostitutum, past participle of prostituere, from prefix pro-, "for" or "before", + statuere (turns into -stituere with prefixes appended), "to set up or erect".



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