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Definition: Pimp

What is the dictionary definition of Pimp?

Dictionary Definition

n. a person who procures a prostitute for customers or vice versa, sharing the profits of the person’s activities.

Supposedly he provides protection for the prostitutes, but quite often he will threaten, brutalize, rape, cheat and induce drug addiction of the prostitutes. A pimp commits the crime of pandering.

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Definition Sources

Definitions for Pimp are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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