Definition of "vagina" []

  • Anatomy The passage leading from the opening of the vulva to the cervix of the uterus in female mammals. (noun)
  • Anatomy A similar part in some invertebrates. (noun)
  • Botany A sheathlike structure, such as the leaf of a grass that surrounds a stem. (noun)
  • The moist canal in most female mammals, including humans, that extends from the cervix of the uterus to an external opening between the labia minora (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Any sheath or sheathlike structure, such as a leaf base that encloses a stem (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "vagina" in a sentence
  • "What shocks you, that I speak the word vagina or that I speak the truth?!"
  • "Hmm, this is becoming the kind of story that uses the word vagina a lot."
  • ""2 Girls" is one of those new-season sitcoms whose writers have persuaded themselves of the comic powers in the word "vagina"—a delusion that may pass in time."