Definition of orgiastic adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌɔːdʒiˈæstɪk//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌɔːrdʒiˈæstɪk//
[usually before noun] (formal)
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typical of an orgy the orgiastic worship of the fertility god orgiastic delight Word Origin late 17th cent.: from Greek orgiastikos, from orgiastēs, agent noun from orgiazein ‘hold an orgy’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: orgiastic