carnal knowledge

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n carnal knowledge 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
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Carnal knowledge sexual intercourse; -- used especially of an unlawful act on the part of the man.
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Usage

In literature:

It is because of that knowledge, my Lord Carnal, that I interfere in this affair.
"To Have and To Hold" by Mary Johnston
They debase God even to the carnal knowledge of women, to so many times, and so many generations.
"The Essays of Montaigne, Complete" by Michel de Montaigne
But he is blinded by his carnal knowledge, and has spurned the light when it blazed before him.
"Old Mortality, Illustrated, Volume 2." by Sir Walter Scott
But he is blinded by his carnal knowledge, and has spurned the light when it blazed before him.
"Old Mortality, Complete, Illustrated" by Sir Walter Scott
It was defined as carnal knowledge of a virgin, unmarried woman, or widow.
"Our Legal Heritage, 5th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
Charges of unlawful carnal knowledge or indecent assault arise, for the most part, from complaints made by females.
"Report of the Special Committee on Moral Delinquency in Children and Adolescents" by Oswald Chettle Mazengarb et al.
Carnal Knowledge and Attempted Carnal Knowledge.
"Mental Defectives and Sexual Offenders" by W. H. Triggs, Donald McGavin, Frederick Truby King, J. Sands Elliot, Ada G. Patterson, C.E. Matthews and J. Beck
Rape is the carnal knowledge of a woman by force and against her will.
"Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology" by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
It can't be done on smutty fiction or carnal knowledge.
"Seeing Things at Night" by Heywood Broun
Nor was it confined to carnal knowledge merely.
"Tablets" by Amos Bronson Alcott
Knowledge (Mr. Welland said last Saturday) pertains to what can be proven by the carnal senses.
"Wilderness of Spring" by Edgar Pangborn
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In news:

Colourmusic, Stillwater's critically acclaimed rock band on the rise, explores carnal knowledge on 'My.
LAFAYETTE, LA — A 20 year old man has been arrested for felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile.
Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Deputies have arrested and charged Ronny Odell of Lafayette charging him with felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile.
In this episode, a smirking , almost laughing Mr Friedman plugs The Nation 's new "Carnal Knowledge" sex and politics column ("Get it.
In Augusta County Circuit Court, Beverley pleaded guilty to three counts of carnal knowledge without force and two counts of taking indecent liberties with a child.
A Grand Jury indicted James Beverley on 2 counts of indecent liberties and 3 counts of carnal knowledge of a minor.
He was originally charged with 2 counts of crimes against nature, 2 counts of indecent liberties, and a single count of carnal knowledge.
But Lakewood is also the home of a group called the Spur Posse , 20 to 30 local boys who award themselves points for having carnal knowledge of young girls.
The FBI's Uniform Crime Report (UCR), which is the nation's go-to statistical record on violent crime, defines "forcible rape " as "the carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will.
A Benton man has been arrested for felony carnal knowledge of a juvenile.
But Lakewood is also the home of a group called the Spur Posse, 20 to 30 local boys who award themselves points for having carnal knowledge of young girls.
He is 15 and carries with him the kind of carnal knowledge to which most teens aren't privy.
The FBI's definition of "forcible rape" in their Uniform Crime Report (UCR): "The carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will.
Like, For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge, dude.
1991 For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge.
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