in the trade
- earning a living by prostitutionThe phrase covered anyone in the business, from prostitute to bawd or pimp. The British in trade was a derogatory reference by landed gentry or professional people to those who manufactured or distributed goods, whom they thought to be their social inferiors.
How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms. R. W. Holder. 2014.
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