dirty old man

dirty old man
a lecherous old man. (Usually jocular.) •

Jimmy, what you call flirting will make some girls call you a dirty old man!

What a terrible joke. You are a dirty old man!

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{n. phr.} An older man who shows an unhealthy interest in young girls. * /"Stay away from Uncle Algernon, Sally," her mother warned. "He is a dirty old man."/

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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