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Lothario (ləʊˈθɑːrɪˌəʊ Pronunciation for Lothario



(plural) -os
  1. (sometimes not capital) a rake, libertine, or seducer

Word Origin

C18: after a seducer in Nicholas Rowe's tragedy The Fair Penitent (1703)

Example Sentences Including 'Lothario'

Been tiresomely tearful lately about the vegan Lothario & jolly grumpy about Keran always being around.
Bénédicte Newland and Pascale Smets AND GOD CREATED THE AU PAIR (2005)
Born Mario Pinaldi, a second-generation Lothario , at twenty-five he was a well-respected hairdresser in a trendy salon in town.
James Birrell THE MANANA MAN (2002)
But the singing was just one element in a marvellously composed stage persona - the tipsy, self-deprecating lounge Lothario.
Independent (1999)
Depp is a loopy Lothario sent to psychiatrist Brando who learns something about love and feelings from his young patient.
Misc (1995)
Equally extraordinary is her revelation that Brando, always considered to be the great Lothario , was often impotent.
Courier, Sunday Mail (2005)
The enigmatic Cammell was more of an unknown risk, a Lothario into psychedelic experimentation.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)
`It's no morning for a polar bear, Mr Kennet, far less a Lothario.
Maclean, Alistair San Andreas


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