1. of or related to the anus
- anal thermometer
2. a stage in psychosexual development when the child's interest is concentrated on the anal region; fixation at this stage is said to result in orderliness, meanness, stubbornness, compulsiveness, etc.
Sentences with anal as an adjective:
- an anal examination
- anal sex
- Please don't touch his furniture, as he can get very anal about things like that.
1. Any of the anal scales of a reptile.
2. (informal) anal sex
- In the right mood, I'll accept anal.
- I'll do anything except anal.