Definition of Don Juan in English:

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Don Juan

Pronunciation: /ˌdän ˈ(h)wän/
1A legendary Spanish nobleman known for his dissolute life and for seducing women.
1.1 (as noun a Don Juan) A seducer of women; a libertine.
Example sentences
  • And of course there is so much around today, as always, to support this demonisation, while a boy who sleeps around is utterly different, a Don Juan, as in my college case, someone to be admired.
  • He has always been a Don Juan.
  • He was relatively undiscovered as a Don Juan then.
womanizer, philanderer, Romeo, Casanova, Lothario, flirt, ladies' man, playboy, seducer, rake, roué, libertine
informal skirt-chaser, ladykiller, wolf, tomcat, horndog

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