making love


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Noun1.making love - sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two peoplemaking love - sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people; "his lovemaking disgusted her"; "he hadn't had any love in months"; "he has a very complicated love life"
sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice - activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat"
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At supper after the opera he described to Dolokhov with the air of a connoisseur the attractions of her arms, shoulders, feet, and hair and expressed his intention of making love to her.
It was like making love, that's what I mean," he explained.
It was a strange condition of things, the honeymoon being over, and the bridesmaids gone home, when I found myself sitting down in my own small house with Dora; quite thrown out of employment, as I may say, in respect of the delicious old occupation of making love.
This young dandy who was making love to her could mean her no good.
He liked Miss Wilkinson very much now, and was thrilled by her conversation, but he could not imagine anyone making love to her.
There is a great quantity of eating and drinking, making love and jilting, laughing and the contrary, smoking, cheating, fighting, dancing and fiddling; there are bullies pushing about, bucks ogling the women, knaves picking pockets, policemen on the look-out, quacks (OTHER quacks, plague take them
Godfrey Cass was, sometimes behaving as if he didn't want to speak to her, and taking no notice of her for weeks and weeks, and then, all on a sudden, almost making love again?
A new sort of way this, for a young fellow to be making love, by breaking his mistress's head, is not it, Miss Elliot?
But, had you peeped at them through the chinks of the garden-fence, the young man's earnestness and heightened color might have led you to suppose that he was making love to the young girl!
child," says Lady Bellaston, "you country girls have nothing but sweethearts in your head; you fancy every man who is civil to you is making love.
Missing out on sex during pregnancy appeared to be as much of a worry for women as men, with 44 per cent of women surveyed saying they believed they missed making love just as much as their men did and 13 per cent saying they missed it more.
MAKING love in a parked car now carries the risk of three years in jail after a decision by Italy's highest court.