sodomize

verb
sod·​om·​ize | \ ˈsä-də-ˌmīz How to pronounce sodomize (audio) \
sodomized; sodomizing

Definition of sodomize

transitive verb

: to perform sodomy on

First Known Use of sodomize

1868, in the meaning defined above

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“Sodomize.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sodomize. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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sod·​om·​ize | \ -ˌmīz How to pronounce sodomize (audio) \
sodomized; sodomizing

Medical Definition of sodomize

: to perform sodomy on

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