What does flaccid mean?

Definitions for flaccidˈflæk sɪd, ˈflæs ɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word flaccid.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. flaccid(adj)

    drooping without elasticity; wanting in stiffness

    "a flaccid penis"

  2. soft, flabby, flaccid(adj)

    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance

    "he was too soft for the army"; "flabby around the middle"; "flaccid cheeks"


  1. flaccid(Adjective)


  2. flaccid(Adjective)

    Soft; floppy.

  3. flaccid(Adjective)

    Lacking energy or vigor.

  4. Origin: From flaccidus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Flaccid(adj)

    yielding to pressure for want of firmness and stiffness; soft and weak; limber; lax; drooping; flabby; as, a flaccid muscle; flaccid flesh

  2. Origin: [L. flaccidus, fr. flaccus flabby: cf. OF. flaccide.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Flaccid

    flak′sid, adj. flabby: lax: easily yielding to pressure: soft and weak.—adv. Flac′cidly.—ns. Flac′cidness, Flaccid′ity, want of firmness. [Fr.,—L. flaccidusflaccus, flabby.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of flaccid in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of flaccid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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