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pleasure-seeker

n.

from pleasure (n.) + agent noun from seek.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for pleasure-seeker

Historical Examples

  • The only drawback to the pleasure-seeker is the narrowness of the streets.

    Argentina

    W. A. Hirst

  • Yet the pleasure-seeker will not go to such a spectacle again.

    The Night Side of London

    J. Ewing Ritchie

  • Equitan was King of Nantes, in Brittany, and led the life of a pleasure-seeker.

  • The current definitions he pronounced wrong because they were formulated from the standpoint of the pleasure-seeker.

  • The one is the money-getter's Eldorado, the other the pleasure-seeker's paradise.


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