a combining form meaning “child,” used in the formation of compound words: pedophilia.
- Also paido-, especially British, paedo- .
Other definitions for pedo- (2 of 2)
a combining form meaning “soil,” used in the formation of compound words: pedocal.
- Also especially before a vowel, ped- .
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How to use pedo- in a sentence
But the creepy “Uncle Terry” pedo act is beginning to wear awfully thin.Revenge on the Pervs: Why the Tide Is Finally Turning Against Dov Charney and Terry Richardson | Amanda Marcotte | June 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Lam'pedo of Lacedaemon was daughter, wife, sister, and mother of a king.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1 | The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
If you are a Baptist and your wife a pedo-Baptist, do not go to splashing water into each other's faces!The Wedding Ring | T. De Witt Talmage
Martial professes to be of the school of Catullus, Pedo, and Marsus, and admits his inferiority only to the first.
British Dictionary definitions for pedo- (1 of 2)
variants (esp US) of paedo-
British Dictionary definitions for pedo- (2 of 2)
indicating soil: pedocal
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