Deflower Definition

deflowered, deflowering, deflowers
deflowered, deflowering, deflowers
To take the virginity from (a woman) by having sexual intercourse with her.
Webster's New World
To ravage or spoil.
Webster's New World
To remove flowers from (a plant)
Webster's New World

Origin of Deflower

  • Middle English deflouren from Old French defflourer from Late Latin dēflōrāre Latin dē- de- Latin flōs flōr- flower bhel-3 in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English deflouren, from Middle French, Old French desflorer (French déflorer), from Late Latin deflorare

    From Wiktionary

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