Meaning: a man who easily charms and seduces women; a womanizer
- Watch out for the casanova to your right. He's been buying drinks for ladies all night.
- I thought he loved me, but he turned out to be a casanova.
Origin: Giacomo Casanova (1725-1798) was an Italian author, adventurer and socialite who had the reputation of being a womanizer. He was interested in casual relationships, and wrote about his affairs with many women.
Which of the following best describes a casanova?
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Contributor: Tara Benwell