(UK, slang, pejorative) A sex offender, especially of children; a paedophile.
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Origin of Nonce
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From a misdivision in Middle English of þan anes (“the one (occasion, instance)").
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Contraction of number used once
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