Definitions

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  • adj. destitute of genitals; impotent

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Destitute of genitals; impotent.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Wanting genitals; wanting the power of propagation; impotent.

Etymologies

un- + geniture + -ed (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • I would the duke we talk of were returned again: this ungenitured agent will unpeople the province with continency; sparrows must not build in his house-eaves, because they are lecherous.

    Act III. Scene II. Measure for Measure

  • I would the duke we talk of were returned again: the ungenitured agent will unpeople the province with continency; sparrows must not build in his house-eaves, because they are lecherous.

    Measure for Measure

  • I would the Duke we talk of were returned again: this ungenitured agent will unpeople the province with continency; sparrows must not build in his house-eaves, because 165 they are lecherous.

    Measure for Measure The Works of William Shakespeare [Cambridge Edition] [9 vols.]

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