lovemaking


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love·mak·ing

 (lŭv′mā′kĭng)
n.
1. Sexual activity, especially sexual intercourse.
2. Courtship; wooing.

lovemaking

(ˈlʌvˌmeɪkɪŋ)
n
1. sexual play and activity between lovers, esp including sexual intercourse
2. an archaic word for courtship

love•mak•ing

(ˈlʌvˌmeɪ kɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of courting.
2. sexual activity.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lovemaking - sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two peoplelovemaking - 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"

lovemaking

noun sexual intercourse, intercourse, intimacy, sexual relations, the other (informal), mating, nookie (slang), copulation, coitus, act of love, carnal knowledge, rumpy-pumpy (slang), coition, sexual union or congress Their lovemaking became less and less frequent.
Translations

lovemaking

[ˈlʌvˌmeɪkɪŋ] N (= courting) → galanteo m; (= sexual intercourse) → relaciones fpl sexuales

lovemaking

love-making [ˈlʌvmeɪkɪŋ] nébats mpl (amoureux)love nest love-nest [ˈlʌvnɛst] nnid m d'amour
References in classic literature ?
I always had a suspicion that gentleman had a passion for my daughter," said Ricote; "but as I felt sure of my Ricota's virtue it gave me no uneasiness to know that he loved her; for thou must have heard it said, Sancho, that the Morisco women seldom or never engage in amours with the old Christians; and my daughter, who I fancy thought more of being a Christian than of lovemaking, would not trouble herself about the attentions of this heir.
By comparison with this method Hooja's lovemaking might be called thinly veiled.
She puts too much lovemaking into her stories and you know too much is worse than too little.
Frankly abandoning in the main the world of reality, they carry into that of idealized and glamorous fancy the chief interests of the medieval lords and ladies, namely, knightly exploits in war, and lovemaking.
You may be having desire for lovemaking just once a while.
Even though it is common to lose interest towards lovemaking from time to time and the levels of libido keep varying all through the life, but if it continues, it causes concern.
We should have relationship education and sex is part of it so that they will see the value of the sex in the context of the relationship because when I tell them how often is lovemaking when you're married, for good marriages, how often is lovemaking?
In the movie, Christian's character inflicts pain to Anastasia and derives pleasure out of it during lovemaking.
We agreed it would be awful if lovemaking was consigned to Valentine's day.
co prepared some were even p p d d that that sacrifice lovemaking for a to sto sasalad.
London, Mar 29 ( ANI ): A global sex survey has revealed that 60 percent of Brits prefer lovemaking in the dark.
In contrast, only 22% of Worcester drivers admitted to automobile lovemaking.