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Meaning of PIMP

Pronunciation:  pimp

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
  2. [v]  arrange for sexual partners for others

PIMP is a 4 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: fancy man, pandar, pander, pander, panderer, ponce, procure, procurer
 See Also: cater, offender, ply, procuress, provide, supply, whoremaster, whoremonger, wrongdoer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Pimp\ (p[i^]mp), n. [Cf. F. pimpant smart, sparkish; perh.
    akin to piper to pipe, formerly also, to excel. Cf. {Pipe}.]
    One who provides gratification for the lust of others; a
    procurer; a pander. --Swift.
  2. \Pimp\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Pimped} (p[i^]mt; 215); p. pr.
    & vb. n. {Pimping}.]
    To procure women for the gratification of others' lusts; to
    pander. --Dryden.
Thesaurus Terms
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