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Don Juan(wŏn′, hwŏn′, jo͞o′ən)
A man who seduces or attempts to seduce women as a matter of habit.
[After Don Juan, legendary 14th-century Spanish nobleman and libertine.]
Don Juan(ˈdɒn ˈdʒuːən; Spanish don xwan)
1. (European Myth & Legend) a legendary Spanish nobleman and philanderer: hero of many poems, plays, and operas, including treatments by de Molina, Molière, Goldoni, Mozart, Byron, and Shaw
2. a successful seducer of women
Don Juan(dɒn ˈwɑn or, Sp., dɔn ˈʰwɑn for 1, 2; esp. Brit. dɒn ˈdʒu ən)
1. a legendary Spanish nobleman famous for his many seductions and his dissolute life.
2. a libertine; rake.
3. a ladies' man or womanizer; Romeo.
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|Noun||1.||Don Juan - a legendary Spanish nobleman and philanderer who became the hero of many poems and plays and operas|
|2.||Don Juan - any successful womanizer (after the legendary profligate Spanish nobleman)|
Espana, Kingdom of Spain, Spain - a parliamentary monarchy in southwestern Europe on the Iberian Peninsula; a former colonial power