deflower

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verb de·flow·er \(ˌ)dē-ˈflau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of deflower

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to deprive of virginity

  3. 2 :  to take away the prime beauty of

deflowerer

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Origin and Etymology 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


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deflower

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verb de·flow·er \(ˌ)dē-ˈflau̇(-ə)r\

Definition of deflower for English Language Learners

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


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