Meaning of Sodomitish in English:


Pronunciation /ˈsɒdəˌmʌɪtɪʃ/


  • 1 rare, derogatory, offensive Of the nature of, or engaging in, a form of sexual intercourse (especially homosexual anal intercourse) characterized as unnatural or immoral, or otherwise culturally stigmatized.

    For more details on the forms of sexual intercourse that may be implied by this and related words, see note at "sodomy".

  • 2 rare Of or relating to the city of Sodom.

    "Sodomitish sea" noun the Dead Sea.


Old English; earliest use found in Form of Confession.