Definition of Casanova, Giovanni Jacopo in English:

Casanova, Giovanni Jacopo

(also a Casanova)

Pronunciation /ˌkazəˈnōvə/ /ˌkæzəˈnoʊvə/ /ˌkasəˈnōvə/ /ˌkæsəˈnoʊvə/

proper noun

  • (1725–98), Italian adventurer; full name Giovanni Jacopo Casanova de Seingalt. He is famous for his memoirs describing his sexual encounters and other exploits.

noun

  • A man notorious for seducing women.

    philanderer, ladies' man, playboy, rake, roué, loose-liver, Don Juan, Lothario, Casanova, Romeo