Phallic

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Phallic Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • resembling or being a phallus; "a phallic symbol"; "phallic eroticism"; "priapic figurines"
  • relating to a phallus especially as an embodiment of generative power; "a phallic cult"; "phallic worship"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Phallic'


  • Phallic stage: In Freudian psychology, the phallic stage is the third stage of psychosexual development, spanning the ages of three to five years, wherein the infant’s
  • Most Phallic Building contest: The World's Most Phallic Building contest was a contest held in 2003 by Cabinet magazine to find the building which most resembled a human phallus.
  • Phallic processions: Phallic processions, or Penis Parade, called phallika in ancient Greece, were a common feature of Dionysiac celebrations; they were processions that advanced
  • Phallic saints: Phallic saints were actual saints or local deities who were invoked for fertility. More than vulgar representations of the phallus, phallic saints were
  • Phallic catshark: The phallic catshark (Galeus priapus) is a little-known species of catshark, belonging to the family Scyliorhinidae. It is found on or near the ocean
  • Phallic architecture: Phallic architecture consciously or unconsciously creates a symbolic representation of the phallus. Buildings intentionally or unintentionally resembling

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* Whether he admits it or not, a man has been brought up to look at money as a sign of his virility, a symbol of his power, a bigger phallic symbol than a Porsche. - Victoria Billings


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