from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man who has a continuing sexual relationship with and receives financial support from a woman.
- n. A man who is hired as an escort or a dancing partner for a woman.
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- n. A man who has a sexual relationship with a woman from whom he receives payment.
- n. A hired escort or dancing partner for a woman.
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- n. a man who has sex with and is supported by a woman
French, perhaps from gigolette, dancing girl, prostitute, from giguer, to dance, from gigue, fiddle, from Old French; see gigot.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)