Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A small plug of medication designed to melt at body temperature within a body cavity other than the mouth, especially the rectum or vagina.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In medicine: A medicinal substance in the form of a cone or cylinder, introduced into the rectum, vagina, or uterus, there to remain and dissolve gradually in order to procure certain specific effects.
  • noun A plug to hold back hemorrhoidal protrusions.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) A pill or bolus for introduction into the rectum; esp., a cylinder or cone of medicated cacao butter.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A medicine in the form of a small plug that is inserted into a bodily cavity, especially the rectum, vagina or urethra, where it melts at body temperature.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a small plug of medication designed for insertion into the rectum or vagina where it melts

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Middle English, from Old French suppositorie, from Medieval Latin suppositōrium, from Late Latin, neuter of suppositōrius, placed under, from Latin suppositus, past participle of suppōnere, to put under; see suppose.]

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Middle English suppositorie, from Anglo-Norman, from Medieval Latin suppositorium, from Late Latin, neuter of suppositorius ("placed beneath"), from Latin supponere ("to put under")

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  • innuendo (italian suppository)

    April 2, 2009

  • a suppository is the room in the house for people to specifically go and suppose about anything and everything. they are usually in homes for the extremely wealthy who can afford such luxuries. (yes, i made that definition up, but i like it.)

    Col. Mustard ... with the lead pipe ... in the Suppository.

    February 23, 2010

  • I like it too.

    February 23, 2010

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    February 23, 2010