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letchalso lech (lĕch)
1. A strong, especially sexual desire or craving.
2. A lecher.
[Perhaps back-formation from obsolete letcher, variant of lecher.]
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a variant spelling of lech
[C18: perhaps back formation from lecher]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a lecherous desire or craving.
2. a lecher.v.i.
3. to behave like a lecher (often fol. by for or after).
[1790–1800 probably back formation from lecher]
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Past participle: letched
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