fellatio

noun fel·la·tio \ fə-ˈlā-shē-ˌō , fe- \
variants: or less commonly fellation play \fə-ˈlā-shən, fe-\

Definition of fellatio

: oral stimulation of the penis

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Origin and Etymology of fellatio

New Latin fellation-, fellatio, from Latin felare, fellare, literally, to suck — more at feminine


FELLATIO Defined for English Language Learners

fellatio

noun

Definition of fellatio for English Language Learners

  • : the act of stimulating a man's penis with the mouth for sexual pleasure


Medical Dictionary

fellatio

noun fel·la·tio \ fə-ˈlā-shē-ˌō , fe- , -ˈlät-ē- \
variants: also fellation play \-ˈlā-shən\

medical Definition of fellatio

plural fellatios also fellations
: oral stimulation of the penis

fellatory

play \ˈfel-ə-ˌtȯr-ē\ adjective

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