meat market


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meat market

n.
1. A market where meat is sold.
2. Slang An establishment, such as a nightclub, where one looks for a sexual partner.
3. Slang A location or circumstance, such as an audition, where people are viewed as commodities.
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meat′ mar`ket


n. Slang.
1. a place where potential sexual partners may be met.
2. a place or situation where people are regarded as commodities.
[1870–75]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.meat market - a shop in which meat and poultry (and sometimes fish) are soldmeat market - a shop in which meat and poultry (and sometimes fish) are sold
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
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