Definitionlecherous or promiscuous man, based on smock, a chemise, a woman considered sexually, an immoral woman. In Courtesans and Cuckolds. A Glossary of Renaissance Dramatic Bawdy (1979) James T. Henke calls him a womanizer and whoremonger. Smock-smelling , also obsolete, referred to the activity of womanizing and whoremongering. See philanderer for synonyms.
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