Complete Definition of "pathic"

English

Etymology
From L. pathicus, from Gr. ÏÎ±Î¸Î¹ÎºÎ¿Ï italbrac|pathikos, from the same source as ÏÎ±Î¸Î¿Ï italbrac|pathos, âsuffering, feelingâ, related to ÏαÏÏειν italbrac|paskhein, âsufferâ and ÏÎµÎ½Î¸Î¿Ï italbrac|penthos âgriefâ.

Pronunciation
IPA|/'pæθɪk/

Noun
en-noun

  1. The passive male partner in anal intercourse.

#* 1959: William Burroughs, Naked Lunch
#*: And enough of these gooey saints with a look of pathic dismay as if they getting fucked up the ass and try not to pay any mind.
#* 1975: Robertson Davies, World of Wonders
#*: But in those days I was Paul Dempster, who had been made to forget it and take a name from the side of a barn, and be the pathic of a perverted drug-taker.
#* 1976: Robert Nye, Falstaff
#*: Clermont (known to his friends as Cordelia) was a nancy, a pathic, a male varlet, a masculine whore.

Related terms
catamite

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