private parts

plural noun

Definition of private parts

: the external genital and excretory organs

Examples of private parts in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web She was told to undress, her private parts were inspected, and she was subjected to an invasive anal exam. New York Times, 5 July 2021 The product is a spin-off of the distillery’s popular Five Wives Vodka, which gained national attention for showing pioneer-era women covering their private parts with kittens. Kathy Stephenson, The Salt Lake Tribune, 27 May 2021 In the David LaChapelle photo, Karol wears thin Coolio braids and stands beside a Black man reclined in the nude — a model named Quinten Barnard — whose private parts are obscured by a toy airplane. Los Angeles Times, 29 Mar. 2021 Walsh — accused of sending one photo of his private parts on Monday and another on Tuesday — faces two counts of transmission of material harmful to a minor. Susannah Bryan,, 25 Mar. 2021 Why Gwyneth Paltrow wants to sell a candle that smells like a lady’s private parts. Globe Staff,, 31 Jan. 2021 For a culture that seems obsessed with cleanliness and purity, why draw a line at washing our private parts? Malia Griggs, SELF, 30 Sep. 2020 He is accused of physically touching the private parts of a 24-year-old woman on Aug. 26, court documents state. Eric E. Harrison, Arkansas Online, 31 Aug. 2020 The stupid thing is a photo of himself and his private parts. Christine Brennan, USA TODAY, 30 June 2020

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First Known Use of private parts

1737, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of private parts was in 1737

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12 Jul 2021

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“Private parts.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of private parts

informal : a person's external sexual organs


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