Pronunciation: (ith"u-fal'ik),[key] —adj. 1. of or pertaining to the phallus carried in ancient festivals of Bacchus.
2. grossly indecent; obscene.
3. Class. Pros.noting or pertaining to any of several meters employed in hymns sung in Bacchic processions.
—n. 1. a poem in ithyphallic meter.
2. an indecent poem.