pederast

noun ped·er·ast \ ˈpe-də-ˌrast \

Definition of pederast

:a man who desires or engages in sexual activity with a boy

pederastic

play \ˌpe-də-ˈra-stik\ adjective

pederasty

play \ˈpe-də-ˌra-stē\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of pederast

Greek paiderastēs, literally, lover of boys, from paid- ped- + erastēs lover, from erasthai to love — more at eros


Medical Dictionary

pederast

noun ped·er·ast \ ˈped-ə-ˌrast \
variants: or chiefly British paederast play \ˈpēd-\

medical Definition of pederast

:one that practices pederasty


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