Translation of demimonde in Spanish:


mujeres de vida alegre, n.

Pronunciation /ˌdɛmɪˈmɒnd//ˈdɛmiˌmɑnd/


  • 1euphemistic

    (world of prostitutes)
    mujeres de vida alegre feminine euphemistic
    mujeres de vida airada feminine euphemistic
    • Whereas upper-class prostitutes of the demi-monde were involved in sexual liaisons outside marriage in order to gain influence and social advantage, most whores were regarded as social lepers.
  • 2

    (world of shady dealings)
    bajos fondos masculine
    • In this opening section he does a good job of introducing the reader to the demimonde of pulp writers and how the industry that published them worked.