What is another word for pederasty?

73 synonyms found


[ pˈɛdəɹɐsti], [ pˈɛdəɹɐsti], [ p_ˈɛ_d_ə_ɹ_ɐ_s_t_i]

How to use "Pederasty" in context?

Pederasty is an ancient Greek word meaning "man-boy love". It refers to a type of non-monogamous relationship between an older adult or older male and a young male. In mythology, pederasty is often seen as a positive and empowering relationship between two males that strengthens their bond. Some proponents of pederasty argue that it can offer children from disadvantaged backgrounds a better chance at achieving success since it teaches them the importance of mutual respect and teamwork. Others feel that pederasty is a form of abuse and should not be allowed in any setting.

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