Lecher meaning

lĕchər
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A lecherous person (almost always male).
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A man who indulges in lechery.
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A man given to lechery.
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The definition of a lecher is a person who has a large or disgusting interest in sexual activity.

An example of a lecher is someone who constantly needs to have sex.

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To practice lewdness.
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Origin of lecher

  • Middle English from Old French lecheor from lechier to lick, to live in debauchery of Germanic origin leigh- in Indo-European roots

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

  • From Middle English lechour, from Old French lecheor (“glutton, sensualist, libertine") , from lecher (“to lick, live in gluttony or sensuality").

    From Wiktionary