Predicate: prostitute

Roleset id: prostitute.01 , sell sex for money (or metaphorical extension thereof), Source: , vncls: , framnet:

prostitute.01: PROSTITUTE-V NOTES: hand-checked by Kevin (from prostitute.01-v) PROSTITUTION-N NOTES: (from prostitution.01-n)


prostitute (v.)
prostitution (n.)


        Arg0-PAG: prostitute, agent (vnrole: 29.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: thing being prostituted (e.g., oneself, one's body, etc.) (vnrole: 29.8-Beneficiary)

Example: prostitute-v: regular usage

        He prostituted himself for money to buy drugs.

        Arg0: He
        Rel: prostituted
        Arg1: himself
        Argm-prp: for money to buy drugs

Example: prostitution-n

        Her "prostitution" of identity constituted a cunning gambit for self-advancement.

        Arg0: her
        Rel: prostitution
        Arg1: of identity