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From Sodom, where the Bible, in Genesis chapters 18 and 19 and elsewhere, suggests sexual depravity.



sodomy ‎(countable and uncountable, plural sodomies)

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  1. Any of several forms of sexual intercourse held to be unnatural, particularly bestiality or homosexuality, but also (sometimes) anal or oral sex.
    • 2007, Christopher Berry-Dee, Serial Killers Up Close and Personal, page 12:
      [] engaged her in conversation as to where she was going, stated that he would take her to her destination directly, forced her to commit oral sodomy upon him []
    They jailed her immediately after she was convicted of sodomy.
  2. (in particular) anal sex
    Sodomy attacks the nerves at the base of the spine.


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