rent boy


rent boy
   a young male homosexual prostitute
   Probably not from the obsolete meaning of rent, a payment in respect of an illegal transaction:
    Colombo was sucked into the sad and dangerous world of London rent boys. (Fiennes, 1996)

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  • rent boy — rent boys N COUNT A rent boy is a boy or young man who has sex with men for money. [BRIT, INFORMAL] …   English dictionary

  • rent boy — n. [Brit. Slang] a young male prostitute * * * …   Universalium

  • rent boy — n BrE informal a young man who has sex with other men in return for money …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • rent boy — ► NOUN Brit. informal ▪ a young male prostitute …   English terms dictionary

  • rent boy — n. [Brit. Slang] a young male prostitute …   English World dictionary

  • rent boy — noun chiefly Britain : a usually young male prostitute * * * rent boy noun A young male prostitute • • • Main Entry: ↑rent * * * rent boy UK US noun [countable] [singular …   Useful english dictionary

  • rent boy — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms rent boy : singular rent boy plural rent boys British informal a boy or young man who has sex with other men for money …   English dictionary

  • rent boy — /ˈrɛnt bɔɪ/ (say rent boy) noun Colloquial a young male prostitute …   Australian English dictionary

  • rent boy — n British a young male prostitute. A gay slang term of the later 1960s that moved into com mon currency following press revelations of scandals in the 1980s. Young, some times homeless (and often heterosexual) rent boys frequented the Piccadilly… …   Contemporary slang

  • rent boy — noun A young male prostitute, who sells the temporary enjoyment of his body …   Wiktionary


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