dick

Dick is a vulgar slang word for a penis. It's also an insulting thing to call someone you don't like, especially a boy or man.

Much like ass, this word for a below-the-belt body part is very commonly used as an insult meaning pretty much "jerk" or "idiot." Only males have dicks, and this insult is usually used toward a guy who is "acting like a dick." Lots of people find this word offensive, especially parents, teachers, and other adults. If you have to discuss a dick, you're better off saying penis or using a slang word that's sillier and less offensive, like johnson.

Definitions of dick
  1. noun
    someone who is a detective
    synonyms: gumshoe, hawkshaw
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    type of:
    detective, investigator, police detective, tec
    a police officer who investigates crimes
  2. noun
    obscene terms for penis
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    type of:
    penis
    the male organ of copulation (`member' is a euphemism)
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