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.
A streetwalker for the past five years, she has experienced threats and physical abuse.
Marlboro, charged with being a common streetwalker, continued to June 17.
And our picture proves that, wandering through Los Angeles, haggard Hamill is now more streetwalker than Skywalker.
Lin starts investigating Emma's murder by talking to another streetwalker, Jas (Sheridan Smith), but her enquiries endanger the life of the youngster who is helping her.
were all arrested and charged with being a common streetwalker.
If you rub shoulders with the masses, if you have crime problems, if you have streetwalker problems, you change the name,'' Jim Gulbranson, vice president and curator of the San Fernando Valley Historical Society, said about the Lake Balboa designation.
2B, Worcester, charged with being a common streetwalker, held on $100 cash bail or $1,000 surety, continued to Jan.
Worcester, charged with being a common streetwalker, sentenced to 34 days in the House of Correction.
From Hell,'' which was directed by twin brothers Allen and Albert Hughes (``Menace II Society,'' ``Dead Presidents'') and co-stars Heather Graham as Irish streetwalker Mary Kelly, presents a theory as to bad Jack's identity that Depp was familiar with long before he read the film's script or the comics it was based on.
Roy, 35, of 20 Stoneland Road, Worcester, charged with being a common streetwalker, continued to Oct.
That's completely not what I ever do; I am a person who goes completely by script and story,'' adds Fonda, who signed on knowing only that she'd be playing a junkie streetwalker.