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PANDER

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pander mean? 

PANDER (noun)
  The noun PANDER has 1 sense:

1. someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)

  Familiarity information: PANDER used as a noun is very rare.


PANDER (verb)
  The verb PANDER has 2 senses:

1. yield (to); give satisfaction to
2. arrange for sexual partners for others

  Familiarity information: PANDER used as a verb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PANDER (noun)


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Meaning:

Someone who procures customers for whores (in England they call a pimp a ponce)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting people

Synonyms:

fancy man; procurer; ponce; pimp; panderer; pander; pandar

Hypernyms ("pander" is a kind of...):

offender; wrongdoer (a person who transgresses moral or civil law)

Domain region:

England (a division of the United Kingdom)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "pander"):

procuress (a woman pimp)

whoremaster; whoremonger (a pimp who procures whores)


PANDER (verb)


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Meaning:

Yield (to); give satisfaction to

Classified under:

Verbs of eating and drinking

Synonyms:

pander; gratify; indulge

Hypernyms (to "pander" is one way to...):

cater; ply; provide; supply (provide what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance)

Troponyms (each of the following is one way to "pander"):

humor; humour (put into a good mood)

spree (engage without restraint in an activity and indulge, as when shopping)

sow one's oats; sow one's wild oats (live promiscuously and self-indulgently)

Sentence frames:

Somebody ----s something
Somebody ----s somebody
Something ----s somebody
Something ----s something


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Meaning:

Arrange for sexual partners for others

Classified under:

Verbs of eating and drinking

Synonyms:

pimp; pander; procure

Hypernyms (to "pander" is one way to...):

cater; ply; provide; supply (provide what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance)

Sentence frame:

Somebody ----s


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