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Definition of the noun sexual practice
What does sexual practice mean as a name of something?
- activities associated with sexual intercourse
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- synonyms of sexual practice: sex / sex activity / sexual activity
- more generic terms: activity / bodily function / bodily process / body process = an organic process that takes place in the body
- more specific terms:
- bondage = sexual practice that involves physically restraining (by cords or handcuffs) one of the partners
- outercourse = sexual stimulation without vaginal penetration
- safe sex = sexual activity (especially sexual intercourse) with the use of measures (such as latex condoms) to avoid the transmission of disease
- conception = the act of becoming pregnant
- sexual intercourse / carnal knowledge / sexual congress / sexual relation / intercourse / copulation / relation / coition / sex act / coitus = sexual activity between individuals, especially the insertion of a man's penis into a woman's vagina until orgasm and ejaculation occur
- pleasure = sexual gratification
- making love / sexual love / lovemaking / love life / love = sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people
- carnal abuse = any lascivious contact by an adult with the sexual organs of a child
- sexual union / conjugation / coupling / pairing / mating / union = the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes
- facts of life / reproduction / procreation / breeding = the sexual activity of conceiving and bearing offspring
- stimulation / foreplay / arousal = mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse
- sexual perversion / perversion = an aberrant sexual practice
- autoeroticism / autoerotism = using you own body as a sexual object
- promiscuousness / sleeping around / promiscuity = indulging in promiscuous (casual and indiscriminate) sexual relations
- lechery = unrestrained indulgence in sexual activity
- homoeroticism / homosexualism / homosexuality / queerness / gayness = a sexual attraction to (or sexual relations with) persons of the same sex
- bisexuality = sexual activity with both men and women
- heterosexualism / heterosexuality / straightness = a sexual attraction to (or sexual relations with) persons of the opposite sex
- bestiality / zooerastia / zooerasty / sodomy = sexual activity between a person and an animal
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by J Gordon Melton
According to Wiccan historian Aidan Kelly, Gardner was addicted to being whipped (a sexual practice often associated with British males). While other Wic- cans have suggested that Kelly simply overstated the case, the use of scourging in ...
Encyclopedia of Monasticism (2013)
by William M. Johnston
Some followers of Tantra were innovators who flouted monastic discipline by adopting practices specifically contrary to normative Buddhist teaching, such as meat eating, ritualized sexual practice, and drinking alcohol. Others worked to ...
by Barbara Ann Kipfer, Robert L. Chapman
bond See JUNK BOND bondage n Sexual practice in which a participant is tied up or otherwise ...
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