from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To eject or discharge abruptly, especially to discharge (semen) in orgasm.
- transitive v. To utter suddenly and passionately; exclaim.
- intransitive v. To eject semen.
- n. The semen discharged in an ejaculation.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. Of a male, to eject semen (or, of a female, vaginal fluid) during an orgasm.
- v. To eject abruptly
- v. To say abruptly.
- n. Semen ejected during an ejaculation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To throw out suddenly and swiftly, as if a dart; to dart; to eject.
- transitive v. To throw out, as an exclamation; to utter by a brief and sudden impulse.
- intransitive v. To utter ejaculations; to make short and hasty exclamations.
- intransitive v. to eject semen; -- of a male animal (esp. a human or other mammal) during coitus.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To throw out; cast forth; shoot out; dart. [Archaic, except in technical use.]
- To utter as an exclamation, or in an exclamatory manner; utter suddenly and briefly: as, to ejaculate a cry or a prayer.
- To utter ejaculations; speak in an abrupt, exclamatory manner.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. utter impulsively
- v. eject semen
- n. the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract
Would expenses include removal of said monkey ejaculate from the Arizona mansion?
The freezing process, the doctor explained, "wipes the blazes" out of a sperm sample (ejaculate is split into a dozen samples, each of which is mixed with antifreeze-like chemical solutions before being stored at — 196° Celsius).
“… but making the monkeys ejaculate is mandatory for success on the show.”
It's not about avoiding an awkward classroom moment, or they would have removed the word "ejaculate" from Victorian novels, where everybody is always ejaculating about everything.
I also occasionally use the word "ejaculate" in the verbal and completely non-sexual sense.
I mean 'ejaculate' is still defined as:"to utter suddenly and briefly; exclaim." according to my dictionary.
Alexandra Petri at The Washington Post: It's not about avoiding an awkward classroom moment, or they would have removed the word "ejaculate" from Victorian novels, where everybody is always ejaculating about everything.
Then he continued his verbal diarrhea on the show, using the words 'ejaculate' and
First thing I read of Farmer's was a short story about a werewolf, and, if memory serves, it was also the first time I read the word "ejaculate" in the non-speech sense of the word.
Plus, Lehrer's article was completely tame and had no explicit content (that is, unless the word "ejaculate" causes you to get the vapors).