Definition of orgiasm in English:

orgiasm

noun

  • A state of excited or exalted feeling, like that of a worshipper at an orgy; behaviour or practices associated with orgies.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Milman (1791–1868), historian and dean of St Paul's. From Hellenistic Greek ὀργιασμός from ancient Greek ὀργιάζειν to celebrate orgies + -μος, suffix forming nouns.

Pronunciation

orgiasm

/ˈɔːdʒɪaz(ə)m/