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1The action of ejecting semen from the body.emission, ejection, discharge, release, expulsion, exudation, excretion, disgorgementemission of semenexclamation, interjection, cry, call, shout, yell, utteranceView synonyms
2dated Something said quickly and suddenly.
- ‘What people mostly remember are the cartoon ejaculations that appeared on screen, "Pow!"’
- ‘The pious ejaculations they contain, their allusions to the manners of the times, fix them to the fifteenth century.’
- ‘While certainly a lament, the ejaculation was also a rallying cry of sanity among the Irish voyagers.’
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