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See definition of philandering on Dictionary.com
  • as inunfaithful
  • as inflirting

synonyms for philandering

  • cheating
  • untrue
  • adulterine
  • deceitful
  • double-crossing
  • faithless
  • false
  • false-hearted
  • fickle
  • foresworn
  • inconstant
  • incontinent
  • moonlighting
  • not true to
  • of bad faith
  • perfidious
  • recreant
  • shifty
  • snaky
  • sneaking
  • traitorous
  • treacherous
  • treasonable
  • two-faced
  • two-timing
  • unchaste
  • unreliable
  • untrustworthy
  • wicked
  • flirtation
  • toying
  • banter
  • beguilement
  • blandishment
  • dalliance
  • ogling
  • pursuit
  • seduction
  • sport
  • trifling
  • wantonness
  • wooing
  • amorous

antonyms for philandering

MOST RELEVANT
  • faithful
  • loyal
  • trustworthy
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    How to use philandering in a sentence

    Americans love a redemption story, but when a philandering politician just can’t seem to clean up their act, voters are ready to move on.
    CAL CUNNINGHAM LOST. KATIE HILL RESIGNED. ARE WE STILL PUT OFF BY SEX SCANDALS?LISA BONOSNOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
    But you'll have to pay for it, while she's philandering about with him!
    AN OLD MAN'S LOVEANTHONY TROLLOPE
    Poor fellow, he'll have a hard job of work on hand just then, and won't have much time for philandering.
    ORLEY FARMANTHONY TROLLOPE
    He was interested in her charms, anxious to make love to her in a philandering sort of way, without intending to do her any harm.
    THE "GENIUS"THEODORE DREISER
    If our young men do not turn this Scotch girl's head with their philandering, send her to me and I will use her kindly.
    THE LITTLE RED FOOTROBERT W. CHAMBERS
    Why didn't you say that at first, instead of philandering along about art.
    ROADS OF DESTINYO. HENRY
    Smoking in the bottom of Mr. Thorne's ha-ha, or philandering with some of those Miss Chadwicks.
    BARCHESTER TOWERSANTHONY TROLLOPE
    You might think that my time has been fairly well filled without much philandering.
    THE SECRET PLACES OF THE HEARTH. G. WELLS
    It meant that she would care as little for philandering as an able young business man.
    THE SECRET PLACES OF THE HEARTH. G. WELLS
    Ayala is not here, nor likely to be here; and I don't know why he should stay here philandering away his time.
    AYALA'S ANGELANTHONY TROLLOPE
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO PHILANDERING

    • amorous
    • banter
    • beguilement
    • blandishment
    • dalliance
    • flirtation
    • ogling
    • philandering
    • pursuit
    • seduction
    • sport
    • toying
    • trifling
    • wantonness
    • wooing
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.