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Synonyms for pimp

someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)

arrange for sexual partners for others

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That said, brothel-keepers promoted or resisted coercion of their daughters to market sex and intimidated the prostitutes they employed.
Like the magnificent brothel-keeper he was [splendide maquereau] he had understood the far from revolutionary art of Bouguereau and just where it belonged.
But her real name was all but wiped from history after Florence Nightingale branded her a brothel-keeper.
McShane won for his role as foul-mouthed Wild West brothel-keeper Al Swearengen in gritty US TV drama Deadwood.
German acting legend Hanna Schygulla is wheeled on as the brothel-keeper Hanna, decked out in a near-parody of a movie madam with a cigarette holder and headscarf.
Happenstance opened the book for me to the biography of Margaret Leeson (1727-1797), listed only as Brothel-keeper.
These days the actor, who is about to play a foul-mouthed brothel-keeper in Deadwood, keeps the boozing and womanising strictly for the cameras.
When the Gazette talked to brothel-keeper Brenda Wilson she admitted being "scared stiff" of another police raid.
These include a militant taxi-driver and a poetic retired brothel-keeper.
He claims to have lived an action-packed 70 years - starting off as a bank clerk and moving on to become a pirate, brothel-keeper, spy and gun runner and is currently writing his memoirs, which are due to be published next year.
60] The memoirs of a Manchester brothel-keeper in 1865 show how her more upmarket club was frequented by both upper and middle-class male visitors.
Rue des pas perdus follows the peregrinations of a series of characters as antitypes in an urban setting: a postal employee, his co-worker and lover, and their enervated host, Gerard; a taxi driver who is searching for his Toyota together with Letoile, an apparently streetwise ten- year-old boy; a jester of the ravine; and a brothel-keeper who continually addresses herself as if to an audience of listeners.
The brothel-keeper led the police to Robinson, who had been more than a client to Jewett.
An investigation was launched earlier this week after claims a defendant, later named in reports as former brothel-keeper Myra Ling-Ling Forde, had escaped prosecution after saying they would link Sir Edward to child sex claims.
It is alleged the words suggested Mr O'Toole was a brothel-keeper, that his home was the haunt of undesirables and he was or is involved in racketeering.