or lady's man
- a man who strives especially to please women and to attract their attention and admiration.
Origin of ladies' man
First recorded in 1775–85
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- a man who is fond of, attentive to, and successful with women
Idioms and Phrases with ladies' man
Also lady's man. A man who enjoys and attracts the company of women. For example, Because women seemed to seek him out at parties, Brian got the reputation for being quite a ladies' man. [Late 1700s]
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