philandering


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phi·lan·der

 (fĭ-lăn′dər)
intr.v. phi·lan·dered, phi·lan·der·ing, phi·lan·ders
1. To have a sexual affair with someone who is not one's spouse or partner. Used especially of a man.
2. To have many casual sexual affairs. Used especially of a man.
3. Archaic To flirt. Used especially of a man.

[From philander, lover, from Philander, former literary name for a lover, from Greek philandros, loving or fond of men : phil-, philo-, philo- + anēr, andr-, man; see ner- in Indo-European roots.]

phi·lan′der·er n.
Translations

philandering

[fɪˈlændərɪŋ]
A. ADJque le gusta flirtear, que le gusta ejercer de Don Juan
B. Nflirteo m

philandering

nLiebeleien pl
adj her philandering husbandihr zu Seitensprüngen neigender Mann

philandering

[fɪˈlændərɪŋ] n (pej) → libertinaggio
References in classic literature ?
But in Archer's little world no one laughed at a wife deceived, and a certain measure of contempt was attached to men who continued their philandering after marriage.
class="MsoNormalHe has stopped hiding his philandering from his wife, after she confronted him.
'Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis: A Life Beyond Her Wildest Dreams', which has been penned by Darwin Porter and Danforth Prince, has revealed that she had confided in her mother that she couldn't see herself spending the rest of her life with her "philandering" husband, the New York Daily News reported.
A study of infidelity among hundreds of captive zebra finches shows that philandering tendencies can be in part inherited, says Wolfgang Forstmeier of the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology in Seewiesen, Germany.