womanize

[ woo m-uh-nahyz ]
/ ˈwʊm əˌnaɪz /

verb (used with object), wom·an·ized, wom·an·iz·ing.

to make effeminate.

verb (used without object), wom·an·ized, wom·an·iz·ing.

to pursue or court women habitually.
Also especially British, wom·an·ise.

Origin of womanize

First recorded in 1585–95; woman + -ize
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British Dictionary definitions for womanising

womanize

womanise

/ (ˈwʊməˌnaɪz) /

verb

(intr) (of a man) to indulge in many casual affairs with women; philander
(tr) to make effeminate

Derived Forms

womanizer or womaniser, nounwomanizing or womanising, noun, adjective
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