philanderer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n philanderer a man who likes many women and has short sexual relationships with them
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Philanderer One who hangs about women; a male flirt.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n philanderer One who philanders; a male flirt.
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Usage

In literature:

He is the philanderer of the nations.
"Heretics" by Gilbert K. Chesterton
He is either a coward or a philanderer.
"The Zeppelin's Passenger" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
What she had done for him apparently warranted this intimate, self-assured tone on the part of Mennaval, the philanderer.
"The Judgment House" by Gilbert Parker
You're a sort of philanderer, somewhere in between.
"The Red Planet" by William J. Locke
I am to walk across this fantastic stage in the inglorious capacity of a philanderer.
"The Whole Family A Novel by Twelve Authors" by William Dean Howells, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, Mary Heaton Vorse, Mary Stewart Cutting, Elizabeth Jordan, John Kendrick Bangs, Henry James, Elizabeth Stuart Phelps, Edith Wyatt, Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews, Alice Brown, Henry Van Dyke
He was not a clever philanderer, and Ruth and Duveen had been kind.
"Lister's Great Adventure" by Harold Bindloss
No, he was a philanderer simply, an exploiter of women.
"The Torrent" by Vicente Blasco IbaƱez
Club: The Philanderers, and so forth.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 156, June 4, 1919." by Various
In Mr. Bernard Shaw's brilliant play 'The Philanderer,' we have a vivid picture of this state of things.
"The Defendant" by G.K. Chesterton
She is happy and well with the right man, but Heaven help her if the marriage ceremony links her with a philanderer!
"The Nervous Housewife" by Abraham Myerson
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In news:

'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' philanderer expanding player brand.
During National Character Counts Week, Bush Stumps for Philanderer .
Matthew Macfadyen plays Anna 's brother, Oblonsky, a lovable philanderer.
Clive Owen as a philanderer, with a hint of 'The Sitter'.
All in all, Republican presidential candidate Newt "Philanderer" Gingrich did not have a very good day.
Clive Owen as a philanderer, with a hint of 'The Sitter'.
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