- The offense committed by a woman in strolling the streets at night for the unlawful purpose of picking up men for illicit intercourse, irrespective of expectation of gain. 42 Am J1st Prost § 1. Making a habit of being abroad at night for the purpose of committing some crime, of disturbing the peace, or doing some wrongful or wicked act. State v Dowers, 45 NH 543, 544.
Ballentine's law dictionary. Anderson, W.S.. 1998.