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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A person who habitually indulges in debauchery or dissipation; a libertine.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Somebody who is debauched; somebody who is dissolute and acts without moral restraint.
  • n. Person addicted to excessive indulgence in sensual pleasures

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who is given to intemperance or bacchanalian excesses; a man habitually lewd; a libertine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One addicted to intemperance or bacchanalian excesses; a habitually lewd or profligate person.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a dissolute person; usually a man who is morally unrestrained

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