streetwalker

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street·walk·er

 (strēt′wô′kər)
n.
A prostitute, especially one who solicits in the streets.

street′walk′ing n.

streetwalker

(ˈstriːtˌwɔːkə)
n
a prostitute who solicits on the streets
ˈstreetˌwalking n, adj

street•walk•er

(ˈstritˌwɔ kər)

n.
a prostitute who solicits on the streets.
[1585–95]
street′walk`ing, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.streetwalker - a prostitute who attracts customers by walking the streets
bawd, cocotte, cyprian, fancy woman, harlot, lady of pleasure, prostitute, sporting lady, tart, whore, woman of the street, working girl - a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money

streetwalker

noun
A woman who engages in sexual intercourse for payment:
Slang: hooker, moll.
Idioms: lady of easy virtue, lady of pleasure, lady of the night.
Translations

streetwalker

[ˈstriːtˌwɔːkəʳ] N (= prostitute) → mujer f de la vida

streetwalker

[ˈstriːtwɔːkər] (old-fashioned) npéripatéticienne f

streetwalker

[ˈstriːtˌwɔːkəʳ] npasseggiatrice f
References in classic literature ?
Among the wretched women, mostly thieves and streetwalkers, twenty faces were turned, gaping with glee and hate.
Streetwalkers spotted the drunk man walking partly undressed in the street and acting rowdily before they reported him to the police in June.
Summary: Streetwalkers have largely disappeared from the sidewalks but prostitution remains alive and well in northern Europe where laws criminalizing the purchase of sex have been in place for years, illustrating the limits of legislation
Probably unknown to himself, he was also being gently seduced by the media who at this time pursued him like respectable streetwalkers, demure in their bilingual black.
He preys upon young, beautiful women, all of a very similar physical type, and all 'working girls,' albeit highly-paid escorts earning several thousand dollars a day, as opposed to streetwalkers.
Now, the executive director and women's outreach pastor of Dignity House invests her life and energy in women she understands: the streetwalkers, the ladies of the evening, the sex trade workers.
Of course, Edinburgh has its streetwalkers too, the women too addicted and too chaotic to get work in a sauna.
Massage parlours, streetwalkers and callgirls have all cut rates as the credit crunch bites, the Sun reported.
Married dad-of-two Kenneth Jolly, 54, picked up streetwalkers in Dundee then drove them to a caravan on the outskirts of the city.
Even streetwalkers cooped up in prison like chickens, to think of
A spike in the number of streetwalkers in blighted central Athens has been one of the things extreme right-wing political groups have used to garner support among scandalized conservative citizens.
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