sexual intercourse


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sexual 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
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: There are approximately 100 million acts of sexual intercourse each day
    • Sexual intercourse sexual or carnal connection; coition; copulation, especially between humans.
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  • Angela Carter
    “It is far easier for a woman to lead a blameless life than it is for a man; all she has to do is to avoid sexual intercourse like the plague.”
  • Philip Larkin
    Philip Larkin
    “Sexual intercourse began in 1963 (which was rather late for me) -- Between the end of the Chatterley ban and the Beatles first LP.”
  • Henry Miller
    “What holds the world together, as I have learned from bitter experience, is sexual intercourse.”


In literature:

Sexual intercourse should be largely discontinued during the last months of pregnancy.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
The culmination of the act of sexual intercourse is called the orgasm.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
Copulate: to unite in sexual intercourse.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
It swells in men who have previously overtaxed it, thus preventing all sexual intercourse, and becomes very troublesome to void urine.
"Searchlights on Health: Light on Dark Corners" by B.G. Jefferis
There was a time when young men were actually taught that sexual intercourse was necessary to develop full manhood.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague
Several pages of those questions relate to sexual intercourse.
"The Philippine Islands, 1493-1898 (Vol 28 of 55)" by Various
It infests adults chiefly, being in many instances probably contracted through sexual intercourse.
"Essentials of Diseases of the Skin" by Henry Weightman Stelwagon
While she was under treatment she had, by my advice, refrained entirely from sexual intercourse.
"The Electric Bath" by George M. Schweig
Promiscuity in sexual intercourse among these herds was another factor for holding the tribes, or groups together.
"Women As Sex Vendors" by R. B. Tobias
Before this time he had been told by other boys about sexual intercourse, masturbation, and many other things.
"The Sexual Life of the Child" by Albert Moll
To these are added five more for members of the order, who are also required to refrain from all sexual intercourse, viz.
"History of Religion" by Allan Menzies
The Niol-Niol of Dampier Land in North-Western Australia hold birth to be independent of sexual intercourse.
"Religion & Sex" by Chapman Cohen
What does the term "unrestricted sexual intercourse" mean?
"The Origin of the Family Private Property and the State" by Frederick Engels
It is better that during the entire pregnancy sexual intercourse should be abstained from.
"What a Young Husband Ought to Know" by Sylvanus Stall
Persons of the same totem may neither marry nor have sexual intercourse with each other.
"Alaska" by Ella Higginson
The executed vow of a husband not to have sexual intercourse with his wife for as long as four months.
"Marriage and Divorce Laws of the World" by Hyacinthe Ringrose
The reader is probably aware of the woful results attending too frequent sexual intercourse.
"The American Reformed Cattle Doctor" by George Dadd
She maintained that sexual intercourse was a thing of horror; the cause of all the evil which the world contains.
"A Second Coming" by Richard Marsh
There is no greater sin or crime in this than there is in simple abstinence, in refraining from sexual intercourse.
"Private Sex Advice to Women" by R. B. Armitage
Sexual intercourse with any other person constitutes the crime of adultery.
"Ifugao Law" by R. F. Burton

In poetry:

Sexual intercourse began
In nineteen sixty-three
(which was rather late for me) -
Between the end of the Chatterley ban
And the Beatles' first LP.
"Annus Mirabilis" by Philip Larkin

In news:

A Rineyville man is charged with first-degree rape after police say he forced a minor to engage in sexual intercourse Sunday.
During sexual intercourse, what techniques can the woman do with her vagina to make sex feel really good for the man.
A principal at Etiwanda High School in Rancho Cucamonga was arrested, accused of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor.
Yesterday, Bozeman police arrested an 18 year old Bozeman man for two counts of sexual intercourse without consent.
In Missoula District Court Tuesday morning, now former University of Montana quarterback Jordan Johnson entered a plea of not guilty to the charge of sexual intercourse without consent.
HIV drug can block transmission of HIV during sexual intercourse.
Mann was accused of engaging in sexual intercourse with a child under the age of 11.
"I love condoms , I think they're great and the safest thing you can do in engaging in sexual intercourse with a stranger," he said, adding he uses them in his personal life but not onscreen.
Even girls who have not had sexual intercourse are at risk for infection with human papillomavirus (HPV), a new study shows.
Hen Philip Larkin wrote, with pointed sarcasm and mild regret, that "sexual intercourse began / In nineteen sixty-three," he was off by 15 years.
Sexual activity (simple hugs as well as intercourse) lowers blood pressure and is overall heart healthy.
A Columbia Crossroads man is charged with 10 counts of incest, rape, aggravated indecent assault and involuntary deviate sexual intercourse this morning.
The disease is primarily transmitted through sexual intercourse.
According to Air Force prosecutors , Walker had sexual intercourse with 4 of the 10 female recruits.
It can even mean "have sexual intercourse with them".