What is House Of Ill Fame?

Legal Definition
A bawdy-house ; a brothel; a dwelling allowed by its chief occupant to be used as a resort of persons desiring unlawful sexual intercourse. McAlister v. Clark, 33 Conn. 91; State v. Smith, 29 Minn. 193, 12 N. W. 524; Posnett v. Marble, 62 Yt 481, 20 Atl. 813, 11 In R. A. 162, 22 Am. St. Rep. 126
-- Black's Law Dictionary
Legal Definition
A house resorted to more than once for prostitution and lewdness by others than the proprietor. See 80 Iowa, 75, 20 Am. St. Rep. 401, 45 N. W. 545.
-- Ballentine's Law Dictionary