A cougar is typically defined as an older woman who is primarily attracted to and may have a sexual relationship with significantly younger men. Although precise ages vary with the definer, in general, the woman is 35 years or older, the man is more than eight years her junior. Some women and men consider "cougar" a sexist, derogatory term , but the flavor of the meaning in context varies from empowering to offensive. Current terms for men who marry or seek relationships with much younger women are such things are the derogatory "dirty old man" and more rarely, a "rhino. The term cougar is an illustration of how modern culture defines and prescribes the roles for heterosexual women and men in society.
Men My Age Wouldn’t Date Me, so I Became a ‘Cougar’
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Female 'cougars' are on the prowl. Or are they just a male fantasy?
Leopard-print spandex, Lee press-on nails and orangey-foundation used to be the signs of a cougar sighting: a single, man-hungry, something woman. Oh, the good old '80s. But that's not what a cougar is anymore. In the current pop culture vernacular, "cougar" simply means a sexy woman over the age of
But six hours before our date, he blows up my phone with food questions. All this effort on his part is nice but totally unnecessary. When I arrive at his place, damn does it smell amazing.