Definitions

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  • n. A hypothetical device capable of inducing orgasm.

Etymologies

orgasm +‎ -tron, introduced in the film Sleeper (1973). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • For those who laughed at the idea of the Barbarella-type "orgasmatron" - Jane Fonda popping pills, touching palms with her bemused boyfriend and staying three feet away from him - Dr Lomas says the film is closer to science fact than fiction.

    Life of Brian:

  • Even hedonistic New Yorkers were amused at the notion of an "orgasmatron," as depicted by Woody Allen in the film "Sleeper."

    Jonathan Trichter: Pinpricks in Condoms

  • Lily Allen wants an 'orgasmatron' for stress-relieving head massages LONDON - Singer Lily Allen is looking to buy an 'orgasmatron', the gadget that is used for stress-relieving head massages.

    Gaea Times (by Simple Thoughts) Breaking News and incisive views 24/7

  • This is a biography of Wilhelm Reich, not a cultural history, but it's easier to sell if it has a title with a word like "orgasmatron," which may have first appeared in the 1973 Woody Allen movie "Sleeper."

    Thinking Inside the Box

  • After the orgasmatron is removed, Charletta shares with Canner her distress at being such a freak.

    The Selling of the Female Orgasm

  • Charletta is so distraught about her inability to achieve orgasm simultaneously with her husband during intercourse that she agrees to be a test subject for a bizarre invention called an "orgasmatron."

    The Selling of the Female Orgasm

  • The Republican orgasmatron is in high-gear, with promises of the proverbial happy-ending.

    Andy Ostroy: A "Republican Renaissance?" Yeah, and I Hear the Mullet's Coming Back Too

  • He conceded that Obama and Oprah together would be a photo-op orgasmatron.

    The Good, the Bad, and Joe Lieberman

  • Well, there's a reason I call my shower wand thingy 'the orgasmatron' but I'm not sure I would be comfortable having someone else deploy it in a way that was to, you know, directional, if you see what I mean.

    Beth's Valentine's "I am a big perv!" post

  • Disappointingly, the experience didn't even come close to spending a few seconds in Woody Allen's orgasmatron.

    Archive 2007-05-01

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