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lecherous
used in Catch-22

3 uses
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Definition
inappropriately excessive in sexual interest or activity — usually said of men
  • The lecherous and depraved old man was delighted with Hungry Joe's split lips and black-and-blue eyes.
    Chapter 23 — Natley's Old Man (98% in)
  • They were both naked, and raising a rumpus that brought everyone in the apartment into the hall to watch, each couple in a bedroom doorway, all of them naked except the aproned and sweatered old woman, who clucked reprovingly, and the lecherous, dissipated old man, who cackled aloud hilariously through the whole episode with a kind of avid and superior glee.
    Chapter 3 — Havermeyer (28% in)
  • He napped till lunch and then went shopping for presents for Nurse Duckett and a scarf for the maid in the lime-coloured panties, who hugged him with such gargantuan gratitude that he was soon hot for Nurse Duckett and ran looking lecherously for Luciana again.
    Chapter 33 — Nately's Whore (8% in)

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