uncircumcised

adjective
un·​cir·​cum·​cised | \ˌən-ˈsər-kəm-ˌsīzd \

Definition of uncircumcised 

1 : not circumcised

2 : spiritually impure : heathen

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Other Words from uncircumcised

uncircumcision \ ˌən-​ˌsər-​kəm-​ˈsi-​zhən \ noun

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Oh, the uncircumcised penis, that driver of insanity and moral disarray. Matt Thompson, The Atlantic, "Radio Atlantic: Will America's Institutions Survive President Trump?," 14 Sep. 2017 What if during middle school he gets picked on in the locker room for being the only uncircumcised kid? Chris Silva, New York Times, "Rites of Passage," 1 Mar. 2016

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First Known Use of uncircumcised

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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uncircumcised

adjective
un·​cir·​cum·​cised | \ˌən-ˈsər-kəm-ˌsīzd, ˈən-ˌ \

Medical Definition of uncircumcised 

: not circumcised

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