from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • The reproductive organs, especially the external sex organs.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative form of genitalia.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • The organs of generation; the sexual organs; the private parts.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • The sexual organs; especially, the external sexual organs; the genitalia.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. external sex organ


Translation of Latin genitālia; see genitalia.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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  • As this word is on a list is it inter genitalia?

    June 26, 2008

  • Almost any known euphemism is better-sounding that the actual word - come on people, that's why we have euphemisms in the first place!

    June 26, 2008