letch

noun \ ˈlech \

Definition of letch

1 : craving; specifically : sexual desire
2
[by shortening & alteration]
: lecher

Examples of letch in a Sentence

  1. a sudden letch for chocolate

  2. she's developed quite a letch for that movie star—and he's young enough to be her son

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Origin and Etymology of letch

back-formation from letcher, alteration of lecher


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