fellatio

fellatio

[fuh-ley-shee-oh, -lah-tee-oh, fe-]
noun
oral stimulation of the penis, especially to orgasm.
Also, fellation [fuh-ley-shuhn, fe-] .


Origin:
1885–90; < Neo-Latin fellātiō, equivalent to Latin fel(l)āt(us) (past participle of fel(l)āre to suck) + -iō -ion

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fellatio or fellation (fɪˈleɪʃɪəʊ, fɛ-)
 
n
Compare cunnilingus a sexual activity in which the penis is stimulated by the partner's mouth
 
[C19: New Latin, from Latin fellāre to suck]
 
fellation or fellation
 
n
 
[C19: New Latin, from Latin fellāre to suck]
 
fel'lator or fellation
 
n
 
fel'latrix or fellation
 
fem n

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fellatio
1887, from L. fellatus, pp. of fellare "to suck," from PIE base *dhe- (see fecund). The sexual partner performing fellatio is a fellator; if female, a fellatrice or fellatrix.
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fellatio fel·la·ti·o (fə-lā'shē-ō', fě-)
n.
Oral stimulation of the penis.

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