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sext·ing

 (sĕks′tĭng)
n.
The digital transmission of sexually explicit messages or images, especially photographs or videos of oneself, usually by cell phone.

[Blend of sex and texting.]
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Lauren Reynolds from Newbridge College said sexting is getting out of control due to a lack of information for pupils.
While sexting in a relationship may seem like it could bring a couple closer together, (https://www.
The Clinton aide had filed for a split in May 2017 after her husband "pleaded guilty to sexting with a minor".
Sexting includes sending sexually explicit (or sexually suggestive) text messages and photos, usually by cell phone.
Others, however, can use mobile technologies in potentially problematic ways including excessive Internet use, viewing pornography, and sexting.
The NSPCC said sexting can lead the sender to being bullied or blackmailed and the image could even find its way into the hands of paedophiles or appear on paedophile sites.
NEW APP TO HELP PARENTS WORRIED ABOUT SEXTING HOW to protect children and young teenagers from internet dangers can be a minefield for parents - especially when it comes to the 'sexting' trend, and the sending and receiving of explicit or nude images.
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The program includes an hour-long classroom lesson that explains the consequences for students who cyberbully, post inappropriate images and videos, and take part in sexting.
This phenomenon is called sexting (Agustina & Gomez-Duran, 2012; Mitchell, Finkelhor, Jones, & Wolak, 2012; Morelli, Bianchi, Baiocco, Pezzuti, & Chirumbolo, 2016).
Chloe Lewis - who has been involved in a feud with the reality star for months - spoke out to support Megan after her boyfriend was caught sexting.