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skirt chaser

noun, Slang.
a womanizer.
Origin of skirt chaser
1935-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Young Mr. Daly, camera-man by profession and skirt-chaser on the side, tipped his hat brim the fractional part of an inch.

    Ladies and Gentlemen
    Irvin S. (Irvin Shrewsbury) Cobb
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skip tracer

noun phrase

An investigator who tries to find persons who have absconded from debts, marriages, etc: Stern hired some sort of skip tracer and he came back with a complete zip (1950s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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