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man about town
See also: man-about-town
English
Alternative forms
man-about-town
Etymology
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Noun
man about town (plural men about town)
A worldly, social man who frequents fashionable places.
Synonyms: boulevardier, flaneur
Coordinate terms: bon vivant, dandy, socialite
Translations
a worldly, social man who frequents fashionable places
Latin: scurra m
Further reading
man about town”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.
Last edited on 27 October 2020, at 14:56
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