For cool calculation and predatory nature, "Shark" is a go-to, but that cougar slang can be seen as flattering for their aggressiveness and general dominance.
In the large rodent category, Pole Cat, Weasel or Badger seem viable. And what about Lizard?
Scaly reptiles with creepy, darting tongues? Works for us! So what's the best name for a male cougar?
And what about a positive term for older hot women? Follow Us.
Sign in. Love May 18, Cougars And Cradle Robbers: Click to view 10 images. The idea that divorced men who have lived, loved and lost will treat their potential mates with more sensitivity, care, malr understanding than younger men appears to have caught on in the UK.
The Daily Mail Onlinedrawing from The Picnic Project's findings, concludes "more than half a million couyar would rather date a mature divorced man than someone younger than.
And 48, single British women are actively seeking men with a failed marriage behind. Shevell blind dates guardian 17 years younger than the former Beatle. While the image of the puma as a single woman interested in an older, experienced and possibly divorced man seems to be growing in the UK, there is no evidence that this new meaning is embraced or even recognized in the U.
Yet, the picture of a young, nubile woman dating a seasoned man is far from uncommon. Society continues to put labels on what women desire, whether referring to dafing or younger partners.
But, ultimately, women continue to push back on old taboos and seek out coougar romantic partners of whatever age they want. Share Flipboard Email. Government U.
Foreign Policy U. Liberal Politics U. Linda Lowen, a former radio and television broadcast journalist, has won national awards for her coverage of women's issues.