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priapic

adjective uk   /praɪˈæp.ɪk/ mainly disapproving us  
relating to male sexual activity and interests: His latest film has been condemned as the priapic fantasies of an old man.
Translations of “priapic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 雄勁的,陽剛的, 對男子氣概感興趣的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 伟男的,阳刚的, 对男子气概感兴趣的…
(Definition of priapic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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