philanderer

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From philander (lover) +‎ -er, from Ancient Greek φίλανδρος (philandros), from φίλος (philos, love) + ἀνήρ (anēr, man).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /fɪ.ˈlæn.dɝ.ɝ/
  • enPR: fŭ-'lăn-dŭr-rŭr
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

philanderer (plural philanderers)

  1. One who plays at courtship; a fickle lover; a flirt (usually applies only to men).

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