Synonyms of prostitute in English:


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sex worker, call girl, courtesan
male prostitute, rent boy, call boy, gigolo
euphemistic model, escort, masseuse
humorous grande horizontale, member of the oldest profession
fille de joie
informal pro, working girl
British informal tom, woman on the game, renter
North American informal hooker, hustler
derogatory whore
informal, derogatory ho, puta
dated tart, streetwalker, woman of the streets, lady of the night, scarlet woman, chippy, moll, cocotte
archaic strumpet, harlot, trollop, wanton, woman of ill repute, lady of pleasure, Cyprian, doxy, drab, quean, trull, wench


1‘they couldn't bring themselves to prostitute their art by copying others’

betray, sacrifice, profane, sell, sell out, debase, degrade, demean, devalue, cheapen, lower, misapply, misemploy, misuse, pervert, squander, waste