One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘courtesans were invited into the palace to satisfy the Emperor's lust’
prostitute, whore, sex worker, call girl, white slave
euphemistic model, escort, masseuse
fille de joie
North American sporting girl, sporting lady, sporting woman, chippy
informal pro, moll, tail, ho, brass nail, grande horizontale, woman on the game, working girl, member of the oldest profession, renter
North American informal hooker, hustler
dated tart, streetwalker, woman of the streets, lady of the night, woman of the night, scarlet woman, cocotte
archaic strumpet, harlot, trollop, wanton, woman of ill repute, lady of pleasure, Cyprian, doxy, drab, quean, trull, wench
rare sing-song girl, succubus
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