one who walks the streets, especially a soliciting prostitute

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • Streetwalker — Street walk er, n. A common prostitute who walks the streets to find customers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • streetwalker — ► NOUN ▪ a prostitute who seeks clients in the street …   English terms dictionary

  • streetwalker — [strēt′wôk΄ər] n. a prostitute who solicits customers along the streets streetwalking n …   English World dictionary

  • streetwalker — UK [ˈstriːtˌwɔːkə(r)] / US [ˈstrɪtˌwɔkər] noun [countable] Word forms streetwalker : singular streetwalker plural streetwalkers old fashioned a prostitute (= someone who is paid by people to have sex with them) who waits for customers on the… …   English dictionary

  • streetwalker — [[t]stri͟ːtwɔːkə(r)[/t]] streetwalkers N COUNT A streetwalker is a prostitute who stands or walks in the streets in order to get customers. [OLD FASHIONED] …   English dictionary

  • streetwalker — noun Date: 1592 prostitute; especially one who solicits in the streets compare call girl • streetwalking noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • streetwalker — streetwalking, n. /street waw keuhr/, n. a prostitute who solicits on the streets. [1585 95; STREET + WALKER] * * * …   Universalium

  • streetwalker — noun a) Someone walking in the street; an average citizen. b) A prostitute who looks for customers on the streets and in other public places. Syn: whore …   Wiktionary

  • streetwalker — Synonyms and related words: B girl, Cyprian, Paphian, bawd, call girl, cruiser, daughter of joy, erring sister, fallen woman, fille de joie, harlot, hooker, hustler, meretrix, moll, nightwalker, painted woman, poule, prostitute, scarlet woman,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • streetwalker — Australian Slang one who walks the streets, especially a soliciting prostitute …   English dialects glossary

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