flesh peddler

noun Slang.

an employment agent or agency, especially one that recruits executives.
a theatrical agent.
a pimp.
a prostitute.

Nearby words

  1. flesh,
  2. flesh and blood,
  3. flesh color,
  4. flesh fly,
  5. flesh out,
  6. flesh wound,
  7. flesh-colored,
  8. fleshed,
  9. flesher,
  10. fleshhook

Origin of flesh peddler

First recorded in 1930–35

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