[ wel-huhng ]

adjectiveSlang: Usually Vulgar.
  1. (of a man) having a large penis.

Origin of well-hung

First recorded in 1630–40; well1 + hung

Words Nearby well-hung

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How to use well-hung in a sentence

  • Put a well-hung pheasant in a buttered stewpan with three ounces of good beef dripping and six ounces of ham cut into dice.

    Dressed Game and Poultry la Mode | Harriet A. de Salis
  • H-e-e-e didn't like books very well—hung around the station mos' the time.

    Tramping with Tramps | Josiah Flynt
  • Percy Douglas was a fine-looking man, "wid a chest on him an' well hung—a fine fee-gure of a man," as O'Donohoo pronounced it.

    Children of the Bush | Henry Lawson
  • He was clean shaven, and his mouth and chin are his best features, and he's clean limbed and well hung.

    Children of the Bush | Henry Lawson

British Dictionary definitions for well-hung


adjective(well hung when postpositive)
  1. (of game) hung for a sufficient length of time

  2. slang (of a man) having large genitals

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