[ fuh-leyt ]
/ fəˈleɪt /
verb (used with object), fel·lat·ed, fel·lat·ing.
to perform fellatio on.
verb (used without object), fel·lat·ed, fel·lat·ing.
to engage in fellatio.
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Origin of fellate
First recorded in 1965–70; by back formation from fellatio
OTHER WORDS FROM fellatefel·la·tor, noun
Words nearby fellate
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British Dictionary definitions for fellated
/ (fɛˈleɪt, fɪ-) /
(tr) to perform fellatio on (a person)
Word Origin for fellate
C20: back formation from fellatio
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