A man just who commits adultery a married guy having sexual activity with a female not their spouse
- an individual who commits adultery or fornication
- a guy whom commits adultery; a married man who may have intimate sex with a female not their partner.
- a guy whom violates their religious covenant.
early 15c., earlier avouter (c.1300), avoutrer (belated 14c.), representative noun from obsolete verb adulter "commit adultery; adulterate" (late 14c.), from Latin adulterare "to corrupt" (see adulteration).
(letter.) A guy whom commits adultery; a married guy having sexual activity with a lady perhaps not his partner.
- (n.) A guy whom violates their religious covenant.
An adulterer was always liable to be killed by the aggrieved husband, or by some member of his clan.