Definition of cradle-snatcher in English:

cradle-snatcher

Line breaks: cradle-snatch¦er

noun

derogatory
  • A person who marries or has a sexual relationship with a much younger person.
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    • 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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