Casanova meaning

kăsə-nōvə, kăz-
A man who seduces or attempts to seduce women as a matter of habit.
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The definition of a casanova is a man who is passionate about women and has many lovers.

An example of casanova is the story of Don Juan.

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A man considered romantic and gallant, especially one who gives amorous attentions to women.
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A man who is very fond of women and has many love affairs.
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1725-98; It. adventurer, noted for his Memoirs, which include accounts of his many love affairs.
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Alternative capitalization of Casanova.
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Origin of casanova

  • After Giovanni Jacopo Casanova de Seingalt

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Eponym from Giacomo Casanova (1725-1798), Venetian writer and adventurer.

    From Wiktionary