[mas-ter-beyt] /ˈmæs tərˌbeɪt/
verb (used without object), masturbated, masturbating.
to engage in .
verb (used with object), masturbated, masturbating.
to practice upon.
to stimulate the genital organs of (oneself or another) to achieve sexual pleasure
1818, agent noun from Latin source of masturbate (q.v.). Related: Masturbatory.
1839, back-formation from masturbation, or else from Latin masturbatus, past participle of masturbari. Related: Masturbated; masturbating.
masturbate mas·tur·bate (mās’tər-bāt’)
v. mas·tur·bat·ed, mas·tur·bat·ing, mas·tur·bates
To perform an act of masturbation.
[mas-ter-bey-shuh n] /ˌmæs tərˈbeɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the stimulation or manipulation of one’s own genitals, especially to orgasm; sexual self-gratification. 2. the stimulation, by manual or other means exclusive of coitus, of another’s genitals, especially to orgasm. /ˈmæstəˌbeɪtərɪ/ adjective 1. involving, conducive to, or suggestive of masturbation n. 1711 (earlier as mastupration, 1620s), from French […]
- Mast year
noun a phenomenon when the fruit (mast) produced by trees in a given year is exponentially higher than the average; by extension, a year in which vegetation produces a significant abundance of fruit Examples After the mast year, it was hard to mow the lawn. Word Origin 1743
[muh-zoo r] /məˈzʊər/ noun 1. Kurt, born 1927, German orchestral conductor.
[muh-zoo r-ee-uh] /məˈzʊər i ə/ noun 1. a region in NE Poland, formerly in East Prussia, Germany: German defeat of Russians 1914–15. /məˈsjʊərɪə/ noun 1. a region of NE Poland: until 1945 part of East Prussia: includes the Masurian Lakes, scene of Russian defeats by the Germans (1914, 1915) during World War I