how to pronounce bawd

/ˈbɔːd/

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bawd is pronounced in one syllable

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bɔːd

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An example use of bawd in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… guys just bring a bawd come on up here …”

meanings of bawd

noun:

  1. A lewd person.
  2. A person who keeps a house of prostitution, or procures women for prostitution; a procurer, a madame.

adjective:

  1. Joyous; riotously gay.

verb:

  1. To procure women for lewd purposes.

words with pronunciation similar to bawd

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