house of ill repute


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house of ill repute

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house of ill fame

n
a euphemistic name for brothel
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Noun1.house of ill repute - a building where prostitutes are availablehouse of ill repute - 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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For instance, Marcus Lycus doesn't discriminate for his "house of ill repute." There are two drag acts with Joe Farrell and Parker Guidry as the respective courtesans Tintinabula and Gymnasia.
Isabella Tonge lived in a 'house of ill repute' off London Road, in the 1850s
Only in college basketball can you turn a dormitory into a house of ill repute and come away with a slap on the wrist.
All this changes, however, when Clarice's mother falls madly in love with the owner of the local blues joint/gentlemen's club/general house of ill repute (much to the bemusement--and amusement--of the town).
Sotiriades told the court that according to information in the hands of the police, the flat had been rented in July and used as a house of ill repute, while pretending to offer massage services.
The house of ill repute is next door to the home of main character Annie Quaintain, played by Jessica Raine, who also starred in Fortitude.
In the short term they'd probably be just as well trying to eke a little more out of the 1930s with a bawdy spin-off series called Mrs Patmore's House Of Ill Repute.
In the short term they'd probably be just as well trying to eke a little more out of the 30s with a bawdy spin-off series called Mrs Patmore's House Of Ill Repute.
Among the more unusual pieces are a studio pottery archway with a church and trees by Trevor Warton and a model of a house of ill repute by Hilary Brock.
Army] ran the biggest licensed house of ill repute in the world." But more troops prompted more regulation, and morality crusaders won an order putting certain American cities off limits to military personnel and initiation of a public campaign warning of the dangers of venereal disease.
CNN reported that one of the gunmen scrawled the word "wanted" on the wall of the house of ill repute.
"By contrast, in the 1920s a pub called The Pineapple was open there in what is now a private house, but it was a house of ill repute. It was closed after a body was found in the beck.