hard-on
noun (plural hard-ons) Date: 1888 sometimes vulgar an erection of the penis

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  • hard on — (n.) penile erection, 1893, from HARD (Cf. hard) + ON (Cf. on) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hard-on — n. An erect penis; a penile erection. [slang or vulgar] Syn: erection. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hard-on — n informal not polite an ↑erection …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • hard-on — hard ,on noun count VERY INFORMAL a man s ERECTION …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hard-on — n a. an erection. To have a hard on has been the most common way of expressing male sexual tumescence since the early 20th century. It derives from a slightly earlier adjectival form (to be hard on ) which follows a pattern of Victorian euphemism …   Contemporary slang

  • hard-on — [B] See a hard on …   English idioms

  • hard-on — /hahrd on , awn /, n., pl. hard ons. Slang (vulgar). an erection of the penis. [1890 95] * * * …   Universalium

  • hard-on — {n.}, {vulgar}, {avoidable}. An erection of the male sexual organ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hard-on — {n.}, {vulgar}, {avoidable}. An erection of the male sexual organ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • hard-on — noun erection of the penis …   Wiktionary

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