Definition of womanize in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwo͝oməˌnīz/


[no object] derogatory
(Of a man) engage in numerous casual sexual affairs with women: he drank, gambled, and womanized compulsively (as noun womanizing) there were rumors that his womanizing had now become intolerable
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  • She retired to bed for two decades, while the husband womanized.
  • Dexter also addresses the rumors of his father's womanizing by saying, he was human with all the foibles and shortcomings of any mortal, yet he denies any real tomcatting around on his father's part.
  • Despite the arrangement, Joan and Philip seem passionately happy, until Joan discovers Philip's womanizing and is driven to ‘mad’ jealousy.

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Syllabification: wom·an·ize

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