AskDefine | Define Romeo

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Romeo n : an ardent male lover

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English

Proper noun

  1. One of the main characters of William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet.
  2. A boyfriend.
  3. A man who is a great lover.
  4. By analogy with the Shakesperean character, a man who is in love with a woman from a family, party or country opposing his own.
  5. A man who has married without the consent of his parents-in-law.
  6. The letter R in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

Synonyms

Translations

character in Romeo and Juliet
boyfriend See boyfriend
man who is a great lover
man in love with a woman from a family, party or country opposing his own
man who has married without the consent of his parents-in-law
letter R in the ICAO spelling alphabet

Extensive Definition

See also Romeo and Juliet (disambiguation)
Romeo may refer to:
Romeo is also the name of several towns:
Romeo in Indonesian: Romeo
Romeo in German: Romeo
Romeo in French: Roméo
Romeo in Italian: Romeo
Romeo in Korean: 로미오
Romeo in Dutch: Romeo
Romeo in Polish: Romeo i Julia (ujednoznacznienie)
Romeo in Volapük: Romeo

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Casanova, Don Juan, Lothario, amorist, amoroso, beau, boyfriend, caballero, cavalier, cavaliere servente, esquire, fellow, flame, gallant, gigolo, inamorato, lady-killer, love-maker, man, necker, old man, paramour, petter, philanderer, seducer, sheik, squire, sugar daddy, swain, young man
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