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 (hôr′mŭng′gər, -mŏng′-)
A man who habitually consorts with or pays for the services of prostitutes.


1. a person who consorts with whores; lecher
ˈwhoreˌmongery n


(ˈhɔrˌmʌŋ gər, -ˌmɒŋ-, ˈhoʊr-; often ˈhʊər-)

a person who consorts with whores.
Also called whore′mas`ter.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.whoremonger - a prostitute's customer
customer, client - someone who pays for goods or services
2.whoremonger - a pimp who procures whoreswhoremonger - a pimp who procures whores    
fancy man, pandar, pander, panderer, pimp, procurer, ponce - someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
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34) As the pious magistrates exit the stage and the whoremongers enter, spectators likely take for granted that they can tell who is the leaven and who is the lump.
Fox apparently had no time for its South Lakes inhabitants, describing them as "liars, drunkards, whoremongers and thieves who follow filthy pleasure".
And while many ordinary folks were drawn to them, the mountebanks were often the target of attacks, such as John Oberndorf above, and the Italian critic Scipione Mercuri in Degli Errori, who called them "vagabonds, perjurers, blabbermouths, whoremongers, cardsharps.