pimp, procurer, panderer, pander, pandar, fancy man, ponce(verb)
someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)
gratify, pander, indulge(verb)
yield (to); give satisfaction to
pander, pimp, procure(verb)
arrange for sexual partners for others
A person who furthers the illicit love-affairs of others; a pimp or procurer, especially when male. (Later panderer.)
An offer of illicit sex with a third party.
An illicit or illegal offer, usually to tempt.
To offer illicit sex with a third party; to pimp.
To tempt with, to appeal or cater to (improper motivations etc.); to assist in the gratification of.
His latest speech simply seems to pander to the worst instincts of the electorate.
Origin: From Chaucer's character w:Pandarus (in Troilus and Criseyde), from w:Pandarus (found in Boccaccio), from w:Pandarus, from Πάνδαρος. (See also Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida)
a male bawd; a pimp; a procurer
hence, one who ministers to the evil designs and passions of another
to play the pander for
to act the part of a pander
Origin: [From Pandarus, a leader in the Trojan army, who is represented by Chaucer and Shakespeare as having procured for Troilus the possession of Cressida.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pan′dėr, n. one who procures for another the means of gratifying his passions: a pimp.—v.t. to play the pander for.—v.i. to act as a pander: to minister to the passions.—ns. Pan′derage, act, employment, or vices of a pander; Pan′deress, a procuress; Pan′derism, the employment or practices of a pander.—adjs. Pan′derly (Shak.), acting as a pander; Pan′derous. [Pandarus, the pimp in the story of Troilus and Cressida in the versions of Boccaccio (Filostrato), Chaucer, and Shakespeare.]
The numerical value of Pander in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Pander in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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- Zuhälterin, Kuppler, verkuppeln, an etw. appelieren, Kupplerin, ZuhälterGerman
- parittaa, vedota, parittaja, paritusFinnish
- fare da mezzano, compiacere, assecondare, fare il magnacciaItalian
- iets, doen, denken, koppelen, verwijzen naar, aan, pooierDutch
- сводничать, сводник, потворствовать, потакать, сутенёрRussian
- jilupärodan, lupärodan, hilupärodanVolapük
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