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BAWD Definition & Legal Meaning

Law dictionary entry - legal definition of embargo

Definition & Citations:

One who procures opportunities for persons of opposite sexes to cohabit in an illicit manner; who may be, while exercising the trade of a bawd, perfectly innocent of committing in his or her own proper person the crime either of adultery or of fornication. See Dyer v. Morris, 4 Mo. 216.

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