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fore·play

 (fôr′plā′)
n.
Sexual stimulation preceding intercourse.

foreplay

(ˈfɔːˌpleɪ)
n
mutual sexual stimulation preceding sexual intercourse

fore•play

(ˈfɔrˌpleɪ, ˈfoʊr-)

n.
sexual stimulation intended as a prelude to sexual intercourse.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.foreplay - mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourseforeplay - mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse
sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice - activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat"
caressing, cuddling, fondling, hugging, kissing, petting, smooching, snuggling, necking - affectionate play (or foreplay without contact with the genital organs)
feel - manual stimulation of the genital area for sexual pleasure; "the girls hated it when he tried to sneak a feel"
Translations

foreplay

[ˈfɔːpleɪ] Ncaricias fpl estimulantes

foreplay

[ˈfɔːrpleɪ] npréliminaires mpl (amoureux)

foreplay

nVorspiel nt

foreplay

[ˈfɔːˌpleɪ] npreliminari mpl (nel rapporto sessuale)

fore·play

n. estímulo erótico que precede al acto sexual.

foreplay

n preliminares mpl, caricias eróticas que preceden al acto sexual
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It's got to the point now where everything he does in bed - foreplay, kissing, hugging and so on - is bugging me and putting me off.
London, May 30 ( ANI ): A new study suggests that men enjoy foreplay more than women and would like the build-up to sex to last longer than their lovers.
Post 256: Sex and Saudi Attitude towards Kissing and Foreplay Some Saudis do not mind watching movies as along as these movies do not involve kissing or foreplay.
That is why for Valentine's Day, dessert emporium Serendipity 3 created a chocolate dessert so sinfully rich and pleasurable, that it is simply know as "Chocolate Foreplay.
We certainly had the foreplay," zoo chief Darren McGarry told the nation.
WHAT'S IN A NAME That's Not It The Group 3 winner at Moonee Valley in Australia on Saturday is by the Danehill stallion Foreplay, who ironically has fertility issues.
I've tried everything - like extra foreplay, creams, gels etc - but nothing works.
Is it any wonder they can't be bothered with foreplay, if their mum's standard response to a bit of neck-kissing was: "Get your skates on, Sergei, I have a bread line to queue in.
I like to believe it's the latter, that George and Martha have not spent the past umpteen years enacting scenes like this as a kind of cracked foreplay.
So sure is she that she could never have a happy relationship that she pushes aside a decent guy (Jeffrey Donovan) who's been trying to introduce her to unfamiliar concepts like foreplay and kissing while sober.
They don't share food, and their [mating] foreplay isn't much better," says cytogeneticist Anne-Maree Pearse of Tasmania's Department of Primary Industries, Water and Environment in Kings Meadows.
A combination of continuous "Testicle Breathing" and sexual foreplay to "warm the woman's stove" allow the male to match the longer female love-making cycle.