Don Juan

noun
\ ˈdän-ˈ(h)wän How to pronounce Don Juan (audio) , chiefly British and in poetry dän-ˈjü-ən\

Definition of Don Juan

1 : a legendary Spaniard proverbial for his seduction of women
2 : a captivating man known as a great lover or seducer of women

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Other Words from Don Juan

Don Juanism \ ˈdän-​ˈ(h)wän-​ˌi-​zəm How to pronounce Don Juanism (audio) , dän-​ˈjü-​ə-​ˌni-​ \ noun

Examples of Don Juan in a Sentence

at the hotel bar she was immediately hit on by the local Don Juan

First Known Use of Don Juan

1679, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Don Juan

Spanish

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Donizetti

donjon

donjon keep

Don Juan

donjuanesque

donk

donkey

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Don Juan

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Don Juan

: a man who has sexual relationships with many women

Don Juan

noun
\ (ˈ)dän-ˈ(h)wän, British usually dän-ˈjü-ən\
plural Don Juans

Medical Definition of Don Juan

: a man who pursues women promiscuously

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