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phal·lic

 (făl′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or resembling a phallus.
2. Of or relating to the cult of the phallus as an embodiment of generative power: phallic worship.
3. Of or relating to the third stage of psychosexual development in psychoanalytic theory, from about ages three to six, during which gratification is focused on sensations associated with the genital organs. The phallic stage is preceded by the anal stage and followed by the latency period.

[Greek phallikos, from phallos, phallus; see phallus.]

phal′li·cal·ly adv.

phallically

(ˈfælɪklɪ)
adv
(Anatomy) in a phallic manner or in a manner that is suggestive of a phallus
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The whole thing's played out amid ale-soaked love-making, the local baker's phallically positioned baguettes and a sweaty earthiness that celebrates the human condition.
The whole thing's played out amid ale-soaked lovemaking, the local baker's phallically positioned baguettes and a sweaty earthiness that celebrates the human condition.
The whole thing is played out amid ale-soaked lovemaking, the local baker's phallically positioned baguettes and a sweaty earthiness that celebrates the human condition.
Grey House' (Christian's headquarters) looms up phallically, then later Ana nibbles on the pencil he gave her -- and the film even cuts to a close-up of her lips wrapped suggestively around his pencil.
44) Furthering this carnal anxiety is a rhetoric of butchery in the novel targeting both women and animals and based on a corresponding association between phallically shaped instruments such as stakes and knives.
Although lynch flames never ignite, the Popeye figure, played by Jack La Rue and phallically renamed Trigger, retains both his "dark" ethnicity and his association with smoke and flames.
This sequence then quickly shift tones as it moves into a dangerously charged scenario in which Alien fellates the silencers of two loaded pistols, phallically held to their crotches by Candy (Hudgens) and Brit (Benson).
When Tristram phallically breaks into the bodies of his enemies, he is shortly penetrated in his turn; such penetration has no place except in a cycle of destruction.
Outfitted with paint-spraying apparatuses that protrude phallically from their nether regions (the artist used this equipment to liberally splatter multicolored pigment around before the show), the "Duck Generals," with their hemispherical breasts ("tits" seems, for once, a better word here) for eyes, stand facing each other in three evenly spaced pairs.