orgasmic

adjective or·gas·mic \ ȯr-ˈgaz-mik \
|Updated on: 17 Jun 2018

Definition of orgasmic

1 : of, relating to, resembling, or suggesting an orgasm
  • orgasmic dysfunction
  • orgasmic delight
  • … breaking down the barrier between the ersatz classism of the game and the pure orgasmic fun of finding the racquet's sweet spot.
  • —Robert Lipsyte
  • The sound track naturally resounds with the orgasmic hammering of the Lewis beat, wails with the simple, not to say crude, sexual metaphors of his lyrics.
  • —Richard Schickel
2 : characterized by or tending to produce an orgasm
  • Most mums-to-be don't associate going into labour with the prospect of imminent pleasure, but some mums say their experience of childbirth was orgasmic.
  • —Sophie Gallagher
  • … the fans … are reacting as if Williams' abilities trigger something verging on the orgasmic.
  • —Tim Keown

orgasmically

adverb

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1857

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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