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dirty old man

noun [C] uk   us   disapproving or humorous
an older man who has an unpleasantly strong interest in sex
Translations of “dirty old man”
in Chinese (Traditional) 老色鬼,老不正經…
in Chinese (Simplified) 老色鬼,老不正经…
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