Definition of phallus in English:

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phallus

Pronunciation: /ˈfaləs/

noun (plural phalli /ˈfalʌɪ/ /ˈfaliː/ or phalluses)

1A penis, especially when erect (typically used with reference to male potency or dominance): the hill figure is a naked man brandishing a club and displaying a huge phallus figurative the building was a monumental steel and glass phallus
1.1An image or representation of an erect penis, typically symbolizing fertility or potency: three wooden painted phalluses

Derivatives

phallicism

Pronunciation: /ˈfalɪsɪz(ə)m/
noun

phallism

noun

Origin

Early 17th century: via late Latin from Greek phallos.

Words that rhyme with phallus

Callas, callous, callus, Dallas, Pallas

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Line breaks: phal|lus

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