dildo

dildo

[dil-doh]
noun, plural dildos. Slang.
an artificial erect penis, used as a sexual aid.

Origin:
1585–95; of obscure origin

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dildo or dildoe (ˈdɪldəʊ)
 
n , pl -dos, -does
an object used as a substitute for an erect penis
 
[C16: of unknown origin]
 
dildoe or dildoe
 
n
 
[C16: of unknown origin]

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dildo
c.1593, perhaps a corruption of It. deletto "delight," or (less likely) of Eng. diddle (q.v.). "Curse Eunuke dilldo, senceless counterfet" ["Choise of Valentines or the Merie Ballad of Nash his Dildo," T. Nashe, c.1593]
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dildo dil·do or dil·doe (dĭl'dō)
n. or dil·dos or dil·does
An object that is shaped like and is used as a substitute for an erect penis.

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