other man

noun

Definition of other man

: a man with whom a married woman has an affair usually used with the E.G. Marshall plays a man who, believing himself cuckolded, plants a bomb in his own basement to destroy the Mrs. and the other man.— Mike Flaherty

First Known Use of other man

1886, in the meaning defined above

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“Other man.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/other%20man. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

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