from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having the posteriors covered with hair: said of the large anthropoid apes as distinguished from the gibbons and Old World monkeys, which have ischial callosities.

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  • adjective nonce word Having hairy buttocks.


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From Ancient Greek δασύς (dasus, "hairy, dense") + πυγή (pugē, "buttocks").


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  • If John doesn't put this on the front page, there is something very wrong with this world. dasypygal-unwaxed > ZUG Live

  • A few weeks ago I was out in the garage having a wank dasypygal-unwaxed > ZUG Live

  • If you do it right she won't care how quick you are. dasypygal-unwaxed > ZUG Live

  • ` bell-ringer's knell, 'galliaceous halitosis ` garlic breath,' pernoctative nepotation ` riotous carousing through the night, 'bromidrotic fug ` sweaty stench,' and dasypygal demimondaine

    VERBATIM: The Language Quarterly Vol X No 3


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  • Having hairy buttocks.

    June 7, 2008

  • i wonder how many wordies are dasypygal

    January 1, 2009

  • Perhaps that question is better left unanswered....

    January 5, 2009

  • As a bear, I feel no need to respond. If I waxed them, I'd resemble a baboon.

    January 6, 2009

  • *snort*

    January 6, 2009