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whore

offensive
1. noun prostitute 2. noun woman of ill repute3. noun sb exploiting their position 4. verb work as a prostitute 5. verb promote yourself; sell out 6. verb indulge in sexual excess
phrases
1 noun prostitute striapach fem2meirdreach fem2bean sráide 2 noun woman of ill reputestriapach fem2meirdreach fem2sraoill fem2straip fem
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3 noun sb exploiting their position striapach fem2meirdreach fem2a media whore duine a dhéanfadh aon rud le bheith sa nuacht 4 verb work as a prostitute INTRANSITIVEtéigh le striapachasbheith i do striapachtú féin a dhíolthey whore to buy food téann siad le striapachas chun an greim a choinneáil ar an mbordthey whore themselves to the soldiers téann siad i mbun striapachais leis na saighdiúirí, díolann siad iad féin leis na saighdiúirí 5 verb promote yourself; sell out
TRANSITIVEtú féin a dhíolthe band are whoring themselves to make money dhéanfadh an banna aon rud ar mhaithe le hairgead, tá an banna á ndíol féin ar mhaithe le hairgead
INTRANSITIVEtú féin a dhíolthey're whoring around to promote the show tá siad á ndíol féin i ngach aird chun an seó a chur chun cinn
6 verb indulge in sexual excess INTRANSITIVEhe spends his nights drinking and whoring caitheann sé a chuid oícheanta ag ól agus ag plé le striapacha, caitheann sé a chuid oícheanta ag ól agus i mbun slataíochta
phrases

to go whoring after sth

(also

to go a whoring after sth

) literary they went whoring after new battles chuaigh siad ag tóraíocht ábhair nua aighnis