Pronunciation: (rō'mē-ō"), [key]
1. the romantic lover of Juliet in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet.
2. any man who is preoccupied with or has a reputation for amatory success with women.
3. a lover: She found her Romeo at a charity ball.
4. (used in communications to represent the letter R.)
5. a male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.