Definition of cradle-robber in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkrādlˌräbər/


A person who marries or has a sexual relationship with a much younger person.
Example sentences
  • Man oh man, Jay, I never knew you were such a cradle-snatcher!
  • My friends ‘back home’ do not understand this association and I'm afraid have branded me as a cradle-snatcher, but that is their problem.
  • Amusingly he heard the words ‘cradle-snatcher’ and ‘gold-digger’ come up more than once.

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Syllabification: cra·dle-rob·ber

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