Pronunciation: 'hOr, 'hor, 'hur
Etymology: Middle English hore, from Old English hOre; akin to Old Norse hOra whore, hOrr adulterer, Latin carus dear -- more at CHARITY
1 : a woman who engages in sexual acts for money : PROSTITUTE; also : a promiscuous or immoral woman
2 : a male who engages in sexual acts for money:
PROSTITUTE; also : a promiscuous or immoral man
3 : a venal or unscrupulous male or female
In the South, a female who has sexual relations with different men is called a "whore", a male who has sexual relations with different women is a "stud". What's the difference. A whore is a whore, whether it is a male whore or female whore.