disorderly-house

disorderly house

noun
1.
a house of prostitution; brothel.
2.
a gambling place.

Origin:
1800–10

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To disorderly-house
Collins
World English Dictionary
disorderly house
 
n
law an establishment in which unruly behaviour habitually occurs, esp a brothel or a gaming house

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;