Simple Definition of anal
biology : of, relating to, or located near the anus
: extremely or overly neat, careful, or precise
Full Definition of anal
1 : of, relating to, situated near, or involving the anus <an anal fin>
2 a : of, relating to, characterized by, or being the stage of psychosexual development in psychoanalytic theory which follows the oral stage and during which the child is concerned especially with its feces b : of, relating to, characterized by, or being personality traits (as parsimony, meticulousness, and ill humor) considered typical of fixation at the anal stage of development <an anal disposition> <anal neatness>
Examples of anal in a sentence
He can be pretty anal about keeping his office neat.
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Definition of anal for Students
: relating to the anus
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