Pander


Pander
Pander Pan"der, n. [From Pandarus, a leader in the Trojan army, who is represented by Chaucer and Shakespeare as having procured for Troilus the possession of Cressida.] [1913 Webster] 1. A male bawd; a pimp; a procurer. [1913 Webster]

Thou art the pander to her dishonor. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. Hence, one who ministers to the evil designs and passions of another. [1913 Webster]

Those wicked panders to avarice and ambition. --Burke. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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