noun, plural Lo·thar·i·os.
Origin of Lothario
Examples from the Web for lothario
Later, his turn as a lothario in the box office hit Crazy Stupid Love made him even more swoon-worthy.
We have a fantasy that Don Draper is a lothario who can go out and get any woman that he wants.
How this middle-aged Lothario chanced to meet the Rhode Island belle, no one knows.Superwomen|Albert Payson Terhune
This young gentleman seems to be quite a Lothario, and knows all the girls about here.Sport in Abyssinia|Dermot Mayo
Lothario hears her words and proves his devotion by setting fire to the theatre while the performance is in progress.The Opera|R.A. Streatfeild
Our friend was called to breakfast by the boy: he found the abb waiting in the hall; Lothario, it appeared, had ridden out.Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship and Travels, Vol. I (of 2)|Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Before Theresa's answer came to hand, Lothario sent for our friend.The World's Greatest Books, Vol IV.|Editors: Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
noun plural -os
Word Origin for Lothario
masc. proper name, Italian form of Old High German Hlothari, Hludher (whence German Luther, French Lothaire), literally "famous warrior," from Old High German lut (see loud) + heri "host, army" (see harry (v.)). As a characteristic name for a lady-killer, 1756, from the name of the principal male character of Nicholas Rowe's "The Fair Penitent" (1703).