verb de·flow·er \(ˌ)dē-ˈfla(-ə)r\

: to have sex with (someone who has not had sex before)

Full Definition of DEFLOWER

transitive verb
:  to deprive of virginity
:  to take away the prime beauty of
de·flow·er·er noun

Origin of DEFLOWER

Middle English deflouren, from Middle French or Late Latin; Old French desflorer, from Late Latin deflorare, from Latin de- + flor-, flos flower — more at blow
First Known Use: 14th century


Next Word in the Dictionary: defluent (adjective)Previous Word in the Dictionary: deflorationAll Words Near: deflower
July 28, 2015
pachyderm Hear it
an elephant
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears