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pimp

 (pĭmp)
n.
One who finds customers for a prostitute; a procurer.
v. pimped, pimp·ing, pimps
v.intr.
1. To serve as a procurer of prostitutes.
2. To compromise one's principles, especially in promoting the interests of another, for personal gain: politicians pimping for campaign contributors.
v.tr.
To customize or adorn, often garishly: pimped his car.

[Origin unknown.]

pimp

(pɪmp)
n
1. a man who solicits for a prostitute or brothel and lives off the earnings
2. a man who procures sexual gratification for another; procurer; pander
vb
3. (intr) to act as a pimp
4. (tr) slang to adapt or embellish in an ostentatious manner
[C17: of unknown origin]

pimp

(pɪmp)
n
a spy or informer
vb
(often foll by: on) to inform (on)
[of unknown origin]

pimp

(pɪmp)

n.
1. a person, esp. a man, who solicits customers for a prostitute or a brothel, usu. in return for a share of the earnings; procurer.
2. a despicable person.
v.i.
3. to act as a pimp.
[1630–40; orig. uncertain]

pimp


Past participle: pimped
Gerund: pimping

Imperative
pimp
pimp
Present
I pimp
you pimp
he/she/it pimps
we pimp
you pimp
they pimp
Preterite
I pimped
you pimped
he/she/it pimped
we pimped
you pimped
they pimped
Present Continuous
I am pimping
you are pimping
he/she/it is pimping
we are pimping
you are pimping
they are pimping
Present Perfect
I have pimped
you have pimped
he/she/it has pimped
we have pimped
you have pimped
they have pimped
Past Continuous
I was pimping
you were pimping
he/she/it was pimping
we were pimping
you were pimping
they were pimping
Past Perfect
I had pimped
you had pimped
he/she/it had pimped
we had pimped
you had pimped
they had pimped
Future
I will pimp
you will pimp
he/she/it will pimp
we will pimp
you will pimp
they will pimp
Future Perfect
I will have pimped
you will have pimped
he/she/it will have pimped
we will have pimped
you will have pimped
they will have pimped
Future Continuous
I will be pimping
you will be pimping
he/she/it will be pimping
we will be pimping
you will be pimping
they will be pimping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been pimping
you have been pimping
he/she/it has been pimping
we have been pimping
you have been pimping
they have been pimping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been pimping
you will have been pimping
he/she/it will have been pimping
we will have been pimping
you will have been pimping
they will have been pimping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been pimping
you had been pimping
he/she/it had been pimping
we had been pimping
you had been pimping
they had been pimping
Conditional
I would pimp
you would pimp
he/she/it would pimp
we would pimp
you would pimp
they would pimp
Past Conditional
I would have pimped
you would have pimped
he/she/it would have pimped
we would have pimped
you would have pimped
they would have pimped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pimp - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)pimp - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
England - a division of the United Kingdom
offender, wrongdoer - a person who transgresses moral or civil law
procuress - a woman pimp
whoremaster, whoremonger - a pimp who procures whores
Verb1.pimp - arrange for sexual partners for others
cater, ply, provide, supply - give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance; "The hostess provided lunch for all the guests"

pimp

noun
1. procurer, go-between, bawd (archaic), white-slaver, pander, panderer, whoremaster (archaic) Every hooker I ever met had a pimp.
verb
1. procure, sell, tout, solicit, live off immoral earnings He sold drugs, and also did a bit of pimping on the side.
Translations
hoerboerpooier
pasák
alfons
parittaaparittajasutenööritoimia sutenöörinä
strici
melludólgur
leno
alfonssutener
pasák
buzi

pimp

[pɪmp]
A. Nproxeneta m (frm), chulo m (de putas) (Sp) , cafiche m (S. Cone)
B. VI to pimp for sbejercer de proxeneta de algn

pimp

[ˈpɪmp]
nsouteneur m, maquereau m
vimaquereauter

pimp

1
nZuhälter m
viZuhälter sein; to pimp for somebodyfür jdn den Zuhälter machen

pimp

2
n (Austral sl pej) → Spitzel m (pej), → Informant(in) m(f)

pimp

[pɪmp] nruffiano, protettore
References in classic literature ?
Just so," replied the galley slave, "and the offence for which they gave him that punishment was having been an ear-broker, nay body-broker; I mean, in short, that this gentleman goes as a pimp, and for having besides a certain touch of the sorcerer about him.
It is true," said the good old man, "and indeed, sir, as far as the charge of sorcery goes I was not guilty; as to that of being a pimp I cannot deny it; but I never thought I was doing any harm by it, for my only object was that all the world should enjoy itself and live in peace and quiet, without quarrels or troubles; but my good intentions were unavailing to save me from going where I never expect to come back from, with this weight of years upon me and a urinary ailment that never gives me a moment's ease;" and again he fell to weeping as before, and such compassion did Sancho feel for him that he took out a real of four from his bosom and gave it to him in alms.
There's Jemmy Oliver, of our regiment, he narrowly escaped being a pimp too, and that would have been a thousand pities; for d--n me if he is not one of the prettiest fellows in the whole world; but he went farther than I with the old cull, for Jimmey can neither write nor read.
I often reflected how my lover at the Bath, struck at the hand of God, repented and abandoned me, and refused to see me any more, though he loved me to an extreme; but I, prompted by that worst of devils, poverty, returned to the vile practice, and made the advantage of what they call a handsome face to be the relief to my necessities, and beauty be a pimp to vice.
Annie now runs a secret location safe house for prostitutes trying to make a break away from their violent pimps.
It's a grimy, dangerously intriguing world, but Street Poison makes the leap to biographical greatness when Beck attempts to leave the pimp life behind, and eventually turns his background into the basis for writing" CHRISTOPHER SCHOBERT
It's claimed they stole her phone and Dhs900 before selling her to a pimp, who forced to have sex with a security guard.
They were promised work as masseuses in Bahrain, but when they arrived in Bahrain International Airport in March, the alleged pimp confiscated their passports and took them to a flat in Juffair.
BY EMMA MCMENAMY RUTHLESS Eastern European pimps are branding the bodies of women they are trafficking into Ireland to let other vice bosses know they "belong" to them.
The game is this, though: a real pimp focuses fon making] sure he's manicured, he's pedicured, his hair is done, his face is right, his outfit is cold, his car look good, got a pocket full of money, conversation strong, smell good.
Gifford reveals how Goines simultaneously worked within the confines of mass-market publishing and also actively attempted to transform the political and affective power of the genre in his assertion that "Goines nevertheless transformed the pimp narrative into a story of black radicalism, thereby making the antiwhite, antiauthoritarian politics of the pimp autobiography an explicit part of this literary scene" (95).
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