from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A man given to lechery.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A lecherous person (almost always male).
- v. To practice lewdness.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A man given to lewdness; one addicted, in an excessive degree, to the indulgence of sexual desire, or to illicit sexual relations with women; also called letch and lech.
- intransitive v. To practice lewdness.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A man given to lewdness; one who is grossly unchaste; a habitual libertine.
- To practise lewdness; indulge in lust.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. man with strong sexual desires
Falstaff (Christopher Benjamin), that grasping old lecher, is beaten, ridiculed and generally humiliated as usual.
Of the world's ample types of miscreant — the hypocrite, the lecher, the glutton, the miser, the charlatan and many others — my preference is overwhelmingly for the charlatan.
June 29th, 2009 4: 11 pm ET another lecher .... kudos America ... you really know how to pick 'em
In Saul Bellow's "Humboldt's Gift," the narrator describes himself as an "idiotic old lecher" who is "leaving two children to follow an obvious gold digger to corrupt Europe."
She is gray and scaly and trusting some lecher more than she trusts Dick.
Unfortunately it's not against the law to be an old lecher.
He was a liar and a lecher, and his writings about Africa are laden with a kind of me-bwana–you-noble-savage colonialism that does not wear well.
Osborne then escalated it like a sad lecher who takes every joking comment seriously.
Darrell Hammond played Bill Clinton as lecher in chief.
And that was when the elemental orator named the herds as they passed, the epic poet, the voyeur, the lecher.