Definition of Peter Pan in English:

Peter Pan

proper noun

  • 1The hero of J. M. Barrie's play of the same name (1904), a boy with magical powers who never grew up.

    1. 1.1A person, especially a male who retains youthful features, or who is immature.
      • ‘The play confirms that under Coward's sophisticated mask lay a Peter Pan terrified of maturity and yearning for spiritual freedom.’
      • ‘He was also an adolescent with retarded social development, a Peter Pan who never grew up.’


Peter Pan

/ˌpēdər ˈpan/