Definition of Brothels

1. Noun. (plural of brothel) ¹



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Definition of Brothels

1. brothel [n] - See also: brothel

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Brothels

brosy
brosy-faced
brotel
brotelness
broth
broth of a boy
broth of a man
brothel creeper
brothel creepers
brothel keeper
brotheler
brothelers
brothelgoer
brothels (current term)
brother
brother-in-arms
brother-in-law
brother complex
brother german
brothered
brotherhood
brotherhoods
brothering
brotherless
brotherlessness
brotherlike

Literary usage of Brothels

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1. The History of Prostitution: Its Extent, Causes, and Effects Throughout the by William W. Sanger (1876)
"Tolerated brothels closed.—Re-enactment of the Code of 1792. ... Removal of brothels.—Petitions. —Ministerial Reply.—Police Report, 1844. ..."

2. The History of Prostitution: Its Extent, Causes, and Effects Throughout the by William W. Sanger (1859)
"Ministerial Rescript and Police Report, 1809.—Tolerated brothels closed. ... Removal of brothels.—Petitions. —Ministerial Reply.—Police Report, 1844. ..."

3. The Great Social Evil: Its Causes, Extent, Results, and Remedies by William Logan (1871)
"In first-class brothels it is quite common for the girls to receive from £1 to £5 from visitors, and in second-rate sinks of pollution, five shillings is ..."

4. The History of Prostitution: Its Extent, Causes and Effects Throughout the World by William W. Sanger (1897)
"Some of the prostitutes of Copenhagen live in a kind of hotel, where they hold public entertainments; others live in brothels; and others still have private ..."

5. A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant: Embracing English, American, and Anglo by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland (1890)
"Hence in the United States, and perhaps in England, it was commonly applied contemptuously to the frequenters of brothels. It is now more widely extended. ..."

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