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lounge lizard

n. Informal
A person, usually a man, who frequents bars or cocktail lounges.
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lounge lizard

n
informal an idle frequenter of places where rich or prominent people gather
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lounge′ liz`ard



n. Slang.
1. a foppishly idle womanizer.
2. a sponger.
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Noun1.lounge lizard - a man who idles about in the lounges of hotels and bars in search of women who would support himlounge lizard - a man who idles about in the lounges of hotels and bars in search of women who would support him
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