Definition of lecher in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈleCHər/


A lecherous man.
Example sentences
  • It began with a blog, where she posted pictures of lechers who had hassled her.
  • What about the men who suffer at the hands of female lechers and leerers?
  • For the princes are the lechers, and back again the same.
lecherous man, libertine, womanizer, debauchee, rake, roué, profligate, wanton;
Don Juan, Casanova, Lothario, Romeo
informal lech, dirty old man, (old) goat, wolf, skirt-chaser
archaic fornicator


Middle English: from Old French lichiere, lecheor, from lechier 'live in debauchery or gluttony', ultimately of West Germanic origin and related to lick.

Words that rhyme with lecher

etcher, fetcher, fletcher, sketcher, stretcher

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Syllabification: lech·er

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