from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The supposed wish of a girl or woman to have a penis, postulated by Sigmund Freud as a cause of feelings of inferiority and psychic conflict.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The alleged unconscious desire of a woman to possess a penis.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (psychoanalysis) a female's presumed envy of the male's penis; said to explain femininity
Translating German Penisneid (in Freud). (Wiktionary)
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.