satyr: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (sā'tur, sat'ur), [key]
- one of a class of woodland deities, attendant on Bacchus, represented as part human, part horse, and sometimes part goat and noted for riotousness and lasciviousness.
- a lascivious man; lecher.
- a man who has satyriasis.
- Also calledany of several butterflies of the family Satyridae, having gray or brown wings marked with eyespots.
- satyr (Thesaurus)