Definition of phallus noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfæləs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfæləs//
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  1. 1(specialist) the male sexual organ, especially when it is erect (= stiff)
  2. 2a model or an image of the male sexual organ that represents power and fertility
  3. Word Originearly 17th cent.: via late Latin from Greek phallos.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: phallus