ithyphallic

adjective ithy·phal·lic \ ˌi-thi-ˈfa-lik \

Definition of ithyphallic

1 : of or relating to the phallus carried in procession in ancient festivals of Bacchus
2 a : having an erect penis usually used of figures in an art representation
b : obscene, lewd

Origin and Etymology of ithyphallic

Late Latin ithyphallicus, from Greek ithyphallikos, from ithyphallos erect phallus, from ithys straight + phallos phallus


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