sexual intercourse

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sexual intercourse

n.
1. Sexual union between a male and a female involving insertion of the penis into the vagina.
2. Sexual activity that includes insertion of the penis into the anus or mouth.

sexual intercourse

n
(Zoology) the act carried out for procreation or for pleasure in which, typically, the insertion of the male's erect penis into the female's vagina is followed by rhythmic thrusting usually culminating in orgasm; copulation; coitus.

sex′ual in′tercourse


n.
genital contact or coupling between individuals, esp. one involving penetration of the penis into the vagina.

sex·u·al intercourse

(sĕk′sho͞o-əl)
The process by which sperm from the male is deposited in the female during sexual reproduction.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sexual intercourse - the act of sexual procreation between a man and a womansexual intercourse - the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
sex, sex activity, sexual activity, sexual practice - activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat"
defloration - the act of depriving a woman of her virginity (especially by rupturing the hymen through sexual intercourse)
insemination - the introduction of semen into the genital tract of a female
hank panky - illicit sexual intercourse
penetration - the act (by a man) of inserting his penis into the vagina of a woman
criminal congress, unlawful carnal knowledge - forbidden or tabu sexual intercourse between individuals

sexual intercourse

noun copulation, sex (informal), intercourse, the other (informal), union, coupling, congress, mating, commerce (archaic), fucking (taboo slang), screwing (taboo slang), intimacy, penetration, shagging (Brit. taboo slang), nookie (slang), consummation, bonking (informal), coitus, carnal knowledge, rumpy-pumpy (slang), legover (slang), coition various and sometimes improbable positions of sexual intercourse
Translations
جِماعجِماع، إتِّصال جِنْسي
pohlavní styk
samleje
yhdyntäsukupuoliyhdyntä
seksualni odnos
samfarir, kynmök
性交
성행위
samleiekjønnslig omgang
pohlavný styk
samlag
การมีความสัมพันธ์ทางเพศ
sự giao hợp

sexual intercourse

nrapporti mpl sessuali

sex

(seks) noun
1. either of the two classes (male and female) into which human beings and animals are divided according to the part they play in producing children or young. Jeans are worn by people of both sexes; What sex is the puppy?
2. the fact of belonging to either of these two groups. discrimination on the grounds of sex; (also adjective) sex discrimination.
ˈsexist adjective
showing contempt for the other sex. a very sexist remark.
ˈsexless adjective
neither male nor female.
sexual (ˈsekʃuəl) adjective
concerned with the production of young or children. the sexual organs.
ˈsexually adverb
ˈsexy adjective
having sex appeal.
sexual abuse noun
taking advantage of someone sexually in a cruel way.
sex appeal
the quality of being attractive to people of the other sex. That actress has sex appeal.
sexual harassment noun
touching someone or demanding to have sex with a person against her/his will, or making sexual remarks about a person.
sexual intercourse
the sexual activity between a man and woman that is necessary for the producing of children.

sexual intercourse

جِماع pohlavní styk samleje Geschlechtsverkehr σεξουαλική επαφή relaciones sexuales yhdyntä rapports sexuels seksualni odnos rapporto sessuale 性交 성행위 geslachtsgemeenschap samleie stosunek płciowy relação sexual половое сношение samlag การมีความสัมพันธ์ทางเพศ cinsel ilişki sự giao hợp 性交
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