Main definitions of pimping in English

: pimping1pimping2

pimping1

noun

  • The action or practice of controlling prostitutes and arranging clients for them, taking part of their earnings in return.

    • ‘vice crimes like drug trafficking and pimping’

Pronunciation

pimping

/ˈpimpiNG/ /ˈpɪmpɪŋ/

Main definitions of pimping in English

: pimping1pimping2

pimping2

adjective

archaic
  • Small or insignificant.

Pronunciation

pimping

/ˈpimpiNG/ /ˈpɪmpɪŋ/

Origin

Mid 17th century of unknown origin.