Definition of Prince Charming
: a suitor who fulfills the dreams of his beloved; also : a man of often specious charm toward women
Examples of prince charming in a Sentence
She was still waiting to meet her Prince Charming.
He's no Prince Charming, but he's okay.
Origin and Etymology of prince charming
Prince Charming, hero of the fairy tale Cinderella by Charles Perrault
First Known Use: 1855
PRINCE CHARMING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Prince Charming for English Language Learners
: a man who is handsome, brave, polite, etc., and would be a perfect husband or boyfriend
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