from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A house of prostitution.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A brothel
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a building where prostitutes are available for hire; a brothel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as bordel. B. Jonson; Milton.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a building where prostitutes are available
Italian, from Old French bordel, from borde, wooden hut, of Germanic origin.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Italian bordello (Wiktionary)