Definition for BRO'CAGE

BRO'CAGE, n. [See Broke, Broker.]

  1. The premium or commission of a broker; the gain or profit derived from transacting business for other men, as brokers, either in a good or bad sense. – Spenser.
  2. The hire given for any unlawful office. – Bacon.
  3. The trade of a broker; a dealing in old things.
  4. The business of a broker; the transactions of commercial business, as buying and selling, for other men. [See Broke, Broker.]
  5. The act of pimping. – Ash.

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