sporting house


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sporting house

n
1. rare US a euphemistic word for brothel
2. archaic a tavern or inn frequented by gamblers or other sportsmen
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sporting house - a building where prostitutes are availablesporting house - a building where prostitutes are available
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
massage parlor - a place where illicit sex is available under the guise of therapeutic massage
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The Company informed that the restaurants will take the space presently occupied by The Sporting House (closing June 3, 2014), and join recently opened retail outlets Swatch, Stupidiotic, I Love NYNY and Starbucks, as well as Hershey's Chocolate World, which is opening this spring.
Additional retailers are scheduled to move on site in the coming weeks, and include groups such as Al Shaya, Majid Al Futtaim, Assadea, Dubai Holding, Fucom, Landmark, and Royal Sporting House.
Sporting House have all reiterated their commitment to the November opening as they progress with their fit-outs.
The Sporting House Strings: British Legion, Union Road, Solihull, 1pm.
RSH, which used to be known as Royal Sporting House, is a distributor and retailer of sports, golf, and fashion products.
It also has trade marks in the country such as Royal Sporting House, Golf House and Sports Station.
In this novel a Samson-like boxer (Supercargo) is lured to a sporting house (Golden Day) by a blonde femme fatale (Norton's daughter) and drugged.
Annie Rogers worked at Fannie Porter's sporting house, fell in love with Harvey Logan (also known as Kid Curry) and wound up writing him love letters in jail.
iOM's clients include Glaxo, Rhone-Poulenc, Honda, Sony, Goodyear, Whirlpool, Pizza Hut, Astra Zeneca, Ionics Circuits, Fuji Xerox, Eastgate Technology, Royal Sporting House, Kenwood and several others.
The restaurants will take the space currently occupied by The Sporting House (closing June 3), and join recently opened retail outlets Swatch, Stupidiotic, I Love NYNY and Starbucks, as well as Hershey's Chocolate World, which is opening this spring.
Dubai: Royal Sporting House (RSH) Middle East has recently added a new fashion brand to its portfolio and is set to open six to seven retail outlets in the UAE and Saudi Arabia by the end of the year.