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Definition of the noun defloration

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noun - plural: deflorations

  1. an act that despoils the innocence or beauty of something
    • lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
    • more generic words: damage / harm / hurt / scathe = the act of damaging something or someone
  2. the act of depriving a woman of her virginity (especially by rupturing the hymen through sexual intercourse)

Alternative definition of the noun defloration


  1. the act of deflowering


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Google previewThe Cambridge Companion to Fairy Tales (2014)

by Maria Tatar

defloration is the desire to protect him from a psychical danger – namely, the hostile reaction of the sexually immature woman...

Google previewLegal medicine and toxicology (1909)

by Robert Leonard Emerson

As already mentioned, defloration is the result of the first intercourse on the ostium vaginae. It occurs when the act is freely done, as well as when it is perpetrated by violence, so that it of itself does not in any way prove rape. On the other hand, ...

Google previewThe Uses of Enchantment (2010)

The Meaning and Importance of Fairy Tales by Bruno Bettelheim

If this is one of the hidden meanings, then it makes sense that the blood cannot be washed away; defloration is an irreversible event. In “Fitcher's Bird” the faithfulness of the girls is tested before they have gotten married. The sorcerer plans to ...

Google previewChildhood and Nation in Contemporary World Cinema (2017)

Borders and Encounters by Stephanie Hemelryk Donald, Emma Wilson, Sarah Wright

If this is one of the hidden meanings, then it makes sense that the blood cannot be washed away: defloration is an irreversible event.16 Affect is not conflicted, as in Breillat, but wholly negative. For Bettelheim the child bride is fearful. Vision of ...

Google previewInternational Folkloristics (1999)

Classic Contributions by the Founders of Folklore by Alan Dundes

Defloration is the riddle, the task that may be represented as very ...

Google previewThe Philosophy of the Marquis de Sade (2002)

by Timo Airaksinen

Defloration is a process which actualizes a potential opening, but by so doing the orifice is closed by the thing which enters it. The same idea occurs in Juliette at the place at which the valley of Gehenna is mentioned. At the ancient site of ...

Google previewThe Rig Veda (1981)

An Anthology : One Hundred and Eight Hymns, Selected, Translated and Annotated by Wendy Doniger

This blood becomes a magic spirit, potent and dangerous though not necessarily evil ; the defloration is an auspicious event but too powerful to allow its emblem to remain present afterwards. The power of the blood is transferred to the bride's ...

Google previewThinking Through the Body (1988)

by Jane Gallop

Defloration is the tearing of the hymen by a force which goes from outside to inside. In this mythic model, puberty would consist in a tearing of the hymen by a force moving from inside to outside. This myth of puberty sets up a specular relation ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2016)

by Ray Corsini

See DEFLORATION, WEDDING NIGHT. virginity taboo A ...

Google previewThe Freud Encyclopedia (2002)

Theory, Therapy, and Culture by Edward Erwin

Freud links frigidity in women with anxiety about defloration. Destruction of the hymen leads to "narcissistic injury." Frigidity also reflects the ...

Google previewA dictionary of practical materia medica (1900)

in three volumes. Iberis - Pelargonium reniforme by John Henry Clarke

Defloration. Skimmed Milk (cow's). Dilution. Clinical. — Anaemia. Appendicitis. Asthma. Bright's disease. Constipation. Diabetes. Dropsy. Fainting spells. Headache. Heart, affections of. Lactation, defective. Leucorrhoea. Menses, suppressed.

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)

Defloration, defloration, die Schändung ner Jungfer. To Deföur, Deflöwer, ( deflaur) defrei depuceler, deflorare, constuprare Vigo den. Defóured, depucelé, deflorata, geschwächt Deflöurer, ravi/ear, ein Ehrenschänded eine Jungfrau schwächet ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Women's Health (2009)

by Christine Ammer

defloration Literally, “deflowering,” meaning a woman's first vaginal intercourse, when penile penetration breaks the HYMEN. See also VIRGINITY. delayed puberty See AMENORRHEA, def. 2; PUBERTY. delivery The birth of a ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary (1771)

Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey

- Defloration, defloration, die Schändunge. ner Jungfer. To Deflöur, Deföwer, (deflaur) dford depuceler, deflorare, consuprare virr Ä (eine Jungfrau) schwächen, scha Ll. Deflöured, depucelé ...

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