Definition of inceldom
This page outlines the definition of inceldom as used by its coiner Antoine Banier and subsequent users.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
From involuntary (in-vol-uhn-ter-ee) celibate (sel-uh-bit, -beyt). See etymology page for a more comprehensive elucidation.
Noun[edit | edit source]
Adjective[edit | edit source]
The definition of incel as an adjective is:
- Being unable to form a romantic or sexual relationship despite wishing to.
Antonyms[edit | edit source]
There are two antonyms of the word inceldom:
- Nonceldom: The state of being capable of forming a romantic or sexual relationship.
- Volceldom: The state of (volitionally) choosing to forgo all romantic or sexual relationships (usually as part of some ascetic or religious vow).
Synonyms[edit | edit source]
See the synonyms of inceldom page for more information.
Hypernyms[edit | edit source]
The hypernym of the term inceldom is celibacy.