be on the game

be on the game

slang To engage in prostitution; to regularly have sex for money. (Used especially in reference to women.) A large number of prostitutes are on the game from a young age as the victims of sex trafficking.
See also: game, on

be on the game

  (informal)
if someone, especially a woman, is on the game, they regularly have sex with men for payment Her older sister was on the game by the time she was sixteen. (informal)
See also: game, on