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NOUN (2)

1. someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce);
[syn: pimp, procurer, panderer, pander, pandar, fancy man, ponce]

2. someone who obtains or acquires;
- Example: "the procurer of opera tickets"
[syn: procurer, securer]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Procurer \Pro*cur"er\, n. [Cf. F. procureur.] [1913 Webster] 1. One who procures, or obtains; one who, or that which, brings on, or causes to be done, esp. by corrupt means. [1913 Webster] 2. One who procures the gratification of lust for another; a pimp; a pander. --South. [1913 Webster]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

31 Moby Thesaurus words for "procurer": accepter, acquirer, addressee, audience, auditor, bawd, beholder, consignee, fancy man, getter, gigolo, hearer, holder, listener, looker, madam, maquereau, obtainer, pander, panderer, payee, pimp, procuress, receiver, recipient, spectator, taker, trustee, viewer, white slaver, whoremaster