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English definition of “dirty old man”

dirty old man

noun [C] uk   disapproving or humorous us  
an older man who has an unpleasantly strong interest in sexKinds of menMen and women
(Definition of dirty old man from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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