Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

libertinage

play
noun lib·er·tin·age \ˈli-bər-ˌtē-nij\

Definition of libertinage



Examples of libertinage

  1. <his frat-boy libertinage was abruptly halted when his fed-up father cut him off financially>

  2. <a young prince more interested in libertinage than leadership>



1611

First Known Use of libertinage

1611


Learn More about libertinage


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up libertinage? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 9, 2016

marked by high spirits and laughter

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1037863653

Which of the following refers to thin, bending ice, or to the act of running over such ice?

kittly-benders spindrift duvet pince-nez
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ