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Whore

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun whore:

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Definition of the noun whore

What does whore mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: whores

  1. a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money

Alternative definition of the noun whore

noun

  1. A prostitute.
    • [pejorative] A person who is considered to be sexually promiscuous (see also: slut).
    • A person who is unscrupulous, especially one who compromises their principles for gain.

    Definition of the verb whore

    What does whore mean as a doing word?

    verb - inflections: whored | whoring | whores

    1. work as a prostitute
      • lexical domain: Activities - verbs of political and social activities and events
      • more generic word: work = exert oneself by doing mental or physical work for a purpose or out of necessity
    2. have unlawful sex with a whore
      • lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
      • more generic word: fornicate = have sex without being married
    3. compromise oneself for money or other gains
      • example: She whored herself to Hollywood
      • lexical domain: Communication - verbs of telling, asking, ordering, singing
      • more generic word: compromise = make a compromise

    Alternative definition of the verb whore

    verb

    1. [intransitive]: To prostitute oneself.
    2. [intransitive]: To engage the services of a prostitute.
    3. [transitive]: To pimp; to pander.

    Films

    1. "Whore" a.k.a. The Life is a 2004 film directed by María Lidón. It is based on the book Yo puta by Isabel Pisano. The plot involves an anthropology graduate student, guided by her prostituting neighbor, delves into the complexities of the world's oldest profession. Combining narrative and documentary feature in a unique and compelling way, the film takes a penetrating journey into the lives of international male and female prostitutes from the highest paid call girls to the truck stop hookers.
    2. "Whore" is a 1991 British-American drama film directed by Ken Russell and starring Theresa Russell. The screenplay by Russell is based on David Hines's prize-winning monologue, Bondage. While not a financial success grossing a little over $1 million, the film did attract some positive notices, and generated an unrelated sequel, a 1994 film Whore II.
    3. "Whore" is a 2008 drama film co-starring, edited, written, produced and directed by Thomas Dekker. It was released on October 20, 2008.
    4. "Whore" is a 2013 short drama film written and directed by Asim Abbasi.

    Character

    Whore is a fictional character from the 2005 TV program 10i entoli.

    Music

    1. "Whore" is a song by American band In This Moment. Released December 17, 2013, it is the third and final single released from their fourth studio album, Blood.
    2. "Whore" is the sixth and most recent studio album by Canadian singer Dalbello, released in 1996. It is a concept album and is notable for her direction change from synthrock to more hard rock/gothic. The song "Eleven" was chosen and as album's lead single, and a promotional video was released. All songs from the album were written by Lisa Dalbello and her brother Stefano Dalbello, except for track 6, written by Stefano Dalbello and his wife Dani Elwell. Critically acclaimed, the album's singles received moderate airplay in Canada.
    3. "whore" is a cataloged instance, composition.
    4. "Whore" is a musical EP of In This Moment.
      • released on
    5. "Whore" is a musical EP of Bloodwritten.
      • released on (4 years ago)
    6. "Whore" is a musical single of Rehab.
      • released in
    7. "Whore" is a musical album of Cancerslug.
      • released in (16 years ago)
    8. "Whore" is a composition.
    9. "Whore" is a composition.
    10. "Whore" is a musical album of Whore.
      • released in (20 years ago)
    11. "Whore" is a musical album of A:POD.
    12. "Whore" is a musical album of Mary's Window.

    Groups

    1. Whore is a musical group.
      • albums: "Unfinished Business", "Doing It for the Kids"
    2. Whore is a musical group.
      • album: "Whore"
    3. Whore a.k.a. Whore? is a musical group.
      • album: "Set the World on Fire"

    There are other groups with in their name, like Anal Whore, Media Whore, Splatter Whore, Paparazzi Whore, The Whore Moans and Virgin Mega Whore.

    Miscellanea

    Whore is a cataloged instance, musical recording, canonical version.

    Phrases with Whore

    Phrases starting with the word Whore:

    1. Whore Bath
    2. Whore Around
    3. Whore's Eyes
    4. Whore's Paint

    Phrases ending with the word Whore:

    1. to whore
    2. Link Whore
    3. Stat Whore
    4. Crack Whore
    5. Media Whore
    6. Graphics Whore
    7. Son of a Whore
    8. Attention Whore

    Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Whore

    Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

    Google previewThe Revelation Code (2013)

    What to Expect Through 2020 by Damiaan Kletter

    The great whore is the highest power of evil in the physical world.

    Google previewAn Analytical Dictionary of the English Language (1835)

    In which the Words are Explained in the Order of Their Natural Affinity, Independent of Alphabetical Arrangement; and the Signification of Each is Traced from Its Etymology ... to which are Added, an Introduction, Containing a New Grammar of the Language, and an Alphabetical Index, for the Ease of Consultation by David Booth

    A WHoRE is a fair CYPRIAN(Cyprus was the favourite island of Venus) or a Girl of the Town, or, a Woman of easy virtue; and a BASTARD is a natural, or illegitimate , ...

    Google previewProblem Fathers in Shakespeare and Renaissance Drama (2012)

    by Tom MacFaul

    The father—son rivalry over a whore is a distillation of larger tensions based on the son and the father being strangely invested in one another. This investment or identification is more than a matter of Oedipal tensions: it seems to be driven by ...

    Google previewBangkok Tattoo (2006)

    by John Burdett

    A sad whore is a bankrupt whore.

    Google previewDr. Flöttmann's Scientific Encyclopedia of Dream Symbols (2012)

    by Holger Bertrand Flöttmann

    Whore The whore usually symbolizes tabooed sexuality. The strict superego interdicts nearness and sex free of guilt: "If you give yourself up to your husband in love, you are a prostitute”.

    Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

    A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

    WHORE, n. hor [Icel, hóra, Ger hure; Dan, hore; Dut. hoe", a whore: comp. Skr. charu, agreeable: L. carus, dear]: a woman who ...

    Google previewEncyclopedia of Prostitution and Sex Work (2006)

    by Melissa Hope Ditmore

    "Whore" and "meretrix" came into the lexicon in the 12th century, whereas harlot, first meaning a "low, common person," only appears to have begun defining a " whore" in 1432. The more professional-sounding "prostitute" didn't appear until ...

    Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary (1788)

    Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey

    ure, a Whore, Strumpet, Crack, Wench, Cucquean, Trull, Doxy, Cockatrice ; cine Yanbe, *dant, Qillermann85ute, [Sebermann8, 9 bure; ouren justibren, to play the Pimp or Pander; Souteil Walten, to keep a Bordel or Whores; cine oute ...

    Google previewOxford Dictionary of Proverbs (2015)

    by Jennifer Speake

    ONCE a priest, always a priest and ONCE a whore, always a whore), while others appear to be one-offs. A small selection of sayings in this form is illustrated below. D 1622 J. MABBE tr.

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    Scrabble value of W4H4O1R1E1

    The value of this 5-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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