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- Any fictional character who is a prince and hero of a fairy-tale.
- (by extension) A heterosexual woman's prototypical ideal romantic partner, especially but not necessarily if he embodies common characteristics of the fictional princes, such as being courageous or chivalrous.
- She's still unmarried because she is waiting for her Prince Charming... and he may not exist.
the fictional character
romantically ideal man