a man given to excessive sexual indulgence; a lascivious or licentious man.
to engage in lechery.
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How to use lecher in a sentence
His stature with the French public has sunk from rising star to risible lecher.Dominique Strauss-Kahn Settles With Maid: How the Case Changed France | Christopher Dickey | December 11, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Sanford was not some suited lecher, seeking a cheap lay on the side.
Edouard was a lecher and a slob, and I have no doubt he got everything he deserved, but we have no notion who killed him.The Eyes Have It | Gordon Randall Garrett
Now a little fire in a wild field were like an old lecher's heart; a small spark, all the rest on's body cold.Shakespearean Tragedy | A. C. Bradley
Was he not called, by his very soldiers, on one of his triumphant entries into Rome, the bald-pated lecher?Clarissa, Volume 3 (of 9) | Samuel Richardson
The President blandly answered that Dr. lecher had the floor.The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories | Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Before the time had run out Dr. lecher was on his feet again.The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories | Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
British Dictionary definitions for lecher
a promiscuous or lewd man
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