fornicate

(redirected from fornicating)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

for·ni·cate

 (fôr′nĭ-kāt′)
intr.v. for·ni·cat·ed, for·ni·cat·ing, for·ni·cates
To commit fornication.

[Late Latin fornicārī, fornicāt-, from fornix, fornic-, vault, vaulted cellar, brothel; see gwher- in Indo-European roots.]

for′ni·ca′tor n.

fornicate

(ˈfɔːnɪˌkeɪt)
vb
(intr) to indulge in or commit fornication
[C16: from Late Latin fornicārī, from Latin fornix vault, brothel situated therein]
ˈforniˌcator n

fornicate

(ˈfɔːnɪkɪt; -ˌkeɪt) or

fornicated

adj
(Biology) biology arched or hoodlike in form
[C19: from Latin fornicātus arched, from fornix vault]

for•ni•cate

(ˈfɔr nɪˌkeɪt)

v.i. -cat•ed, -cat•ing.
to commit fornication.
[1545–55; < Late Latin fornicātus, past participle of fornicārī to consort with prostitutes, derivative of Latin fornix, s. fornic- basement, brothel]
for′ni•ca`tor, n.

fornicate


Past participle: fornicated
Gerund: fornicating

Imperative
fornicate
fornicate
Present
I fornicate
you fornicate
he/she/it fornicates
we fornicate
you fornicate
they fornicate
Preterite
I fornicated
you fornicated
he/she/it fornicated
we fornicated
you fornicated
they fornicated
Present Continuous
I am fornicating
you are fornicating
he/she/it is fornicating
we are fornicating
you are fornicating
they are fornicating
Present Perfect
I have fornicated
you have fornicated
he/she/it has fornicated
we have fornicated
you have fornicated
they have fornicated
Past Continuous
I was fornicating
you were fornicating
he/she/it was fornicating
we were fornicating
you were fornicating
they were fornicating
Past Perfect
I had fornicated
you had fornicated
he/she/it had fornicated
we had fornicated
you had fornicated
they had fornicated
Future
I will fornicate
you will fornicate
he/she/it will fornicate
we will fornicate
you will fornicate
they will fornicate
Future Perfect
I will have fornicated
you will have fornicated
he/she/it will have fornicated
we will have fornicated
you will have fornicated
they will have fornicated
Future Continuous
I will be fornicating
you will be fornicating
he/she/it will be fornicating
we will be fornicating
you will be fornicating
they will be fornicating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been fornicating
you have been fornicating
he/she/it has been fornicating
we have been fornicating
you have been fornicating
they have been fornicating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been fornicating
you will have been fornicating
he/she/it will have been fornicating
we will have been fornicating
you will have been fornicating
they will have been fornicating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been fornicating
you had been fornicating
he/she/it had been fornicating
we had been fornicating
you had been fornicating
they had been fornicating
Conditional
I would fornicate
you would fornicate
he/she/it would fornicate
we would fornicate
you would fornicate
they would fornicate
Past Conditional
I would have fornicated
you would have fornicated
he/she/it would have fornicated
we would have fornicated
you would have fornicated
they would have fornicated
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.fornicate - have sex without being married
bonk, do it, eff, fuck, get it on, get laid, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, be intimate, lie with, roll in the hay, screw, sleep together, sleep with, make love, hump, jazz, love, bed, bang, make out, know - have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
swing - engage freely in promiscuous sex, often with the husband or wife of one's friends; "There were many swinging couples in the 1960's"
whore - have unlawful sex with a whore
wench - frequent prostitutes
bedhop, bed-hop, sleep around - be sexually active with more than one partner; "His wife bed hops"
Translations
يَزْني، يضاجِعُ غير زوجته
smilnitstýkat se pohlavně
bedrive hor
paráználkodik
nesantuokiniai santykiaiturėti nesantuokinių santykių
staties arlaulibas sakaros
smilniť
zina etmek

fornicate

[ˈfɔːnɪkeɪt] VI (frm) → fornicar

fornicate

[ˈfɔːrnɪkeɪt] viforniquer

fornicate

fornicate

[ˈfɔːnɪˌkeɪt] vifornicare

fornicate

(ˈfoː(r)nikeit) verb
to have sex with someone to whom one is not married.
forniˈcation noun
References in periodicals archive ?
In the age of Amy Schumer, women swearing and fornicating is not all that shocking.
The villagers organized a wedding ceremony between Ngurah Alit, 18, and the cow when the former was found fornicating with the animal.
Williams seeks to prove that Chapel Hill's students differed little from other American students but then states that "Many students participated in an active sexual culture on campus, fornicating with local women, soliciting sex from prostitutes, and raping slave women"; was rape of slaves a common practice among American college students (150)?
Based on surveys of what people in several Western nations regard as unacceptable, the author divides profanity into four categories: praying (using names of religious figures and religious words, such as holy and damn, in secular ways), fornicating (the F-word and other terms for the sex act and genitals), excreting (everything related to bodily functions, from feces to vomit) and slurring (offensive words for groups based on ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation and so on).
South Delhi brats all, manacled by the Nineties, fornicating and puffing to ward off death by boredom.
Punctuating the debates are notices of how churches were to be run, and which woman was to be warned about her fornicating with a local burgher.
But so was snuff-taking, drinking, gambling, and fornicating (how else could you get through a Handel opera dragging itself through hour after hour?
Flabby fat, fornicating fool" - Tory peer Lord Tebbit's description of Labour peer Lord Prescott.
We have witnessed everything from drug dealing, fornicating - allegedly to pay off a PS10 debt - vomiting, swearing and using the town as a toilet.
But, when you're up against the fornicating antics of Kelly and Dave and, well, Nikita, it can be very hard to stand out.
Local folk complain that they are congregating in the graveyard surrounding historic St Mary's Church, where they have been seen fornicating, defecating, urinating and fighting.