Definition of priapic
1 : phallic
2 : relating to or preoccupied with virility or male sexual excitement
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There is the occasional priapic silliness and the title is unwieldy if not awful.
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Origin and Etymology of priapic
Latin priapus lecher, from Priapus
First Known Use: 1786See Words from the same year
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