whoredom

  • 1Whoredom — Whore dom, n. [OE. hordom; cf. Icel. h?rd?mr.] [1913 Webster] 1. The practice of unlawful intercourse with the other sex; fornication; lewdness. [1913 Webster] 2. (Script.) The sin of worshiping idols; idolatry. [1913 Webster] O Ephraim, thou… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2whoredom — [hôr′dəm] n. [ME hordom < ON hordomr] 1. prostitution or fornication 2. Bible idolatry: Hos. 4:12 …

    English World dictionary

  • 3whoredom — noun the state of being a whore; prostitution And it came to pass about three months after, that it was told Judah, saying, Tamar thy daughter in law hath played the harlot; and also, behold, she is with child by whoredom. And Judah said, Bring… …

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  • 4whoredom — noun Date: 12th century 1. the practice of whoring ; prostitution 2. faithless, unworthy, or idolatrous practices or pursuits …

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  • 5whoredom — /hawr deuhm, hohr / or, often, /hoor /, n. 1. the activity or state of whoring. 2. Bible. idolatry. [1125 75; ME hordom, equiv. to OE hor adultery + dom DOM; cf. ON hordomr] * * * …

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  • 6whoredom — sb. RG. 241, 479 …

    Oldest English Words

  • 7whoredom — n. prostitution; idolatry (Biblical usage) …

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  • 8whoredom — whore·dom …

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  • 9whoredom — whore•dom [[t]ˈhɔr dəm, ˈhoʊr [/t]] often [[t]ˈhʊər [/t]] n. 1) the act or practice of whoring 2) bib (in the Bible) idolatry • Etymology: 1125–75 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 10whoredom — /ˈhɔdəm/ (say hawduhm) noun 1. prostitution. 2. (in the Bible) idolatry …

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  • 11whoredom — noun offering sexual intercourse for pay • Syn: ↑prostitution, ↑harlotry • Derivationally related forms: ↑whore, ↑prostitute (for: ↑prostitution) • Hypernyms …

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  • 12Hosea 4 — 1 Hear the word of the LORD, ye children of Israel: for the LORD hath a controversy with the inhabitants of the land, because there is no truth, nor mercy, nor knowledge of God in the land. 2 By swearing, and lying, and killing, and stealing, and …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 13Ezekiel 23 — 1 The word of the LORD came again unto me, saying, 2 Son of man, there were two women, the daughters of one mother: 3 And they committed whoredoms in Egypt; they committed whoredoms in their youth: there were their breasts pressed, and there they …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 14Judith Quiney — Judith Shakespeare redirects here. For Virginia Woolf s fictional Judith, see A Room of One s Own Judith Quiney ( née Shakespeare) (baptised 2 February 1585 ndash; buried 9 February 1662) was the daughter of William Shakespeare and Anne Hathaway …

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  • 15Thomas Quiney — “ Or, on a bend sable, three trefoils slipped argent. ” [cite book last = Chambers first = Edmund Kerchever authorlink = Edmund Kerchever Chambers title = William Shakespeare: A Study of Facts and Problems publisher = Clarendon Press location =… …

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  • 16Ezekiel 16 — 1 Again the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, 2 Son of man, cause Jerusalem to know her abominations, 3 And say, Thus saith the Lord GOD unto Jerusalem; Thy birth and thy nativity is of the land of Canaan; thy father was an Amorite, and thy… …

    The King James version of the Bible

  • 17Ezekiel 43 — 1 Afterward he brought me to the gate, even the gate that looketh toward the east: 2 And, behold, the glory of the God of Israel came from the way of the east: and his voice was like a noise of many waters: and the earth shined with his glory. 3… …

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  • 18τριπορνείας — τριπορνείᾱς , τριπορνεία threefold whoredom fem acc pl τριπορνείᾱς , τριπορνεία threefold whoredom fem gen sg (attic doric aeolic) …

    Greek morphological index (Ελληνική μορφολογικούς δείκτες)

  • 19harlotry — noun offering sexual intercourse for pay • Syn: ↑prostitution, ↑whoredom • Derivationally related forms: ↑whore (for: ↑whoredom), ↑prostitute (for: ↑ …

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  • 20prostitution — noun offering sexual intercourse for pay (Freq. 2) • Syn: ↑harlotry, ↑whoredom • Derivationally related forms: ↑whore (for: ↑whoredom), ↑prostitute …

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