brothel brothel  /b ˈrɑ θəl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a building where prostitutes are available

Usage(s):

  1. Brand-new high-rise dormitories now stand across the street from battered old brownstones that house the brothels.
  2. The rampage began after citizens demanded that brothels and bars be located at least 3,200 feet away from schools.
  3. In an effort to deter her work, brothel owners even kidnapped, drugged and raped Mam's then 14-year-old daughter in 2006.

News

  1. Brothel owner Dennis Hof posts bail for Liberace's ex-lover

    Liberace's ex-lover is out of jail after a Lyon County brothel owner paid $15,000 to cover bail on identity theft charges.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Carson Times

  2. Brothel Owner Posts Bail for Liberace's Ex-Lover

    Liberace's ex-lover is out of jail after a Lyon County brothel owner paid $15,000 to cover bail on identity theft charges.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KOLO 8 Reno

  3. Liberace's former lover finds home at brothel

    Liberace’s ex-lover Scott Thorson has a new place to call home: the Bunny Ranch brothel outside of Reno, where owner Dennis Hof recently bailed him out of jail and hired him as a personal assistant.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Las Vegas Sun

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Quotes

  1. "The Craigslist brothel business seems booming -- belying its promise to fight prostitution," Attorney General Richard Blumenthal said in a statement.
    on May 3, 2010 By: Richard Blumenthal Source: PC Magazine

  2. "It's a kind of a woman's movie, in a weird, perverse kind of a way," said Mirren, 64. "A brothel is run by a woman, it's not run by a man - a legal brothel, I should say. It's a woman's world and only a woman can really run it."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Helen Mirren Source: Winnipeg Free Press

  3. "Council has an obligation to respond to community concerns and pursue any (brothel) that does not comply with the local planning scheme," Yarra mayor Jenny Farrar said. "Without concrete evidence, Yarra is powerless to shut down these...
    on Jan 24, 2007 By: Jenny Farrar Source: The Age

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