[hawr-muhng-ger, -mong-, hohr- or, often, hoo r-]

Origin of whoremonger

First recorded in 1520–30; whore + monger
Also called whore·mas·ter [hawr-mas-ter, -mah-ster, hohr- or, often, hoo r-] /ˈhɔrˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər, ˈhoʊr- or, often, ˈhʊər-/.
Related formswhore·mon·ger·ing, whore·mas·ter·y, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for whoremaster


  1. archaic a person who consorts with or procures whores
Derived Formswhoremastery, noun


  1. a person who consorts with whores; lecher
Derived Formswhoremongery, noun
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