Definition of ejaculate in English:


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  • 1no object (of a man or male animal) eject semen from the body at the moment of sexual climax.

    emit semen
    emit, eject, discharge, release, expel, excrete, disgorge, exude, spout, shoot out, squirt out, spew out, spurt out
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  • 2 dated with direct speech Say something quickly and suddenly.

    ‘“Indeed?” ejaculated the stranger’
    • ‘He spoke for a dreadfully long time, quoting the Bible and ejaculating hallelujahs hither and thither.’
    • ‘A priest, ejaculating a prayer, set the first fire to the pile, and was followed by the rest.’
    • ‘They were greatly distressed, shed tears, and ejaculated a short prayer to the Almighty to have mercy upon their fellow-sufferer.’
    exclaim, cry out, call out, yell, sing out, utter suddenly, blurt out
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/ēˈjakyəˌlāt/ /iˈdʒækjəˌleɪt/


  • Semen that has been ejected from the body.

    ‘this fluid comprises between ten and 20 percent of the total ejaculate’
    • ‘there are an estimated 300 million sperms in each ejaculate’



/iˈjakyo͝olət/ /ɪˈdʒækjʊlət/


Late 16th century from Latin ejaculat- ‘darted out’, from the verb ejaculari, from e- (variant of ex-) ‘out’ + jaculari ‘to dart’ (from jaculum ‘dart, javelin’, from jacere ‘to throw’).