Definition of catamite in English:

catamite

Syllabification: cat·a·mite
Pronunciation: /ˈkatəˌmīt
 
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noun

archaic
A boy kept for homosexual practices.

Origin

late 16th century: from Latin catamitus, via Etruscan from Greek Ganumēdēs (see Ganymede).

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Word of the day apposite
Pronunciation: ˈapəzit
adjective
apt in the circumstances or relation to something