sexual practice

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sexual practice activities associated with sexual intercourse "they had sex in the back seat"
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Usage

In literature:

Birth Control, in philosophy and practice, is the destroyer of that dualism of the old sexual code.
"The Pivot of Civilization" by Margaret Sanger
In practice, lack of sexual inclination in a vigorous looking rooster is very rare indeed.
"The Dollar Hen" by Milo M. Hastings
The dress and manners are assumed in childhood, but no sexual practices take place until puberty.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 2 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
The caressing of the antennae practiced by snails and various insects during sexual intercourse is of the nature of a kiss.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 4 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
When, however, he prescribes sexual intercourse, with the same lofty indifference to practical considerations, he has no such knowledge.
"Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 (of 6)" by Havelock Ellis
Many more men practice sexual vice than before and most refuse to condemn it.
"With Our Soldiers in France" by Sherwood Eddy
The correctly formed adjective from this word is sexual, but the term is practically taboo with Mrs. Grundy.
"Woman and Womanhood" by C. W. Saleeby
Such a practice would undoubtedly serve to keep the sexual instincts in abeyance.
"Plain Facts for Old and Young" by John Harvey Kellogg
She may be in the habit of indulging in unnatural sexual practices.
"Woman" by William J. Robinson
The English attitude, again, is characteristically seen in the method of dealing with homosexual practices and other similar sexual aberrations.
"The Task of Social Hygiene" by Havelock Ellis
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In news:

Understanding Lust There is a fundamental problem with using the term "desire" or "sexual desire" as the starting point when developing a suitable, practical definition of lust.
However, I do not hate nor fear those who practice homo-sexuality.
Brian, the genius at video games, Brad the practical joker and the lovelorn Matt work to save their friend Amber from Dick, a bully with sexual issues.
Konner cites the sexual practices of Tantric Yoga where men are "contemptuous of orgasm " and where they use "various stratagems to maintain for hours on end the blissful vertiginous state that immediately precedes it.
Turns lens on unusual Japanese sexual practice.
In May, America anxiously read about the sexual practices of 50 Shades of Grey.
Sexual Practices in the United States by Edward O Laumann, by John H Gagnon, by Robert T Michael, by Stuart Michaels University of Chicago Press, 718 pp.
The Kama Sutras distill the overall meaning, physical practices, and social conventions of love, sexual and social, in premodern India.
HIV is one of many sexually transmitted infections (STI) that can be prevented by practicing safe sex.
California has become the first state in the country to ban controversial therapy practices that attempt to change the sexual orientation of minors after Gov Jerry Brown signed a bill to outlaw them Saturday.
Last September a 73-year-old bird watcher in Central Park came upon a 42-year-old drifter, who already had a police record of sexual attacks, practicing solo sex in a wooded area and snapped his picture.
The practice tries to change sexual orientation from gay to straight.
Alfred Kinsey was a little-known biologist at Indiana University when, in the 1940s, he began compiling exhaustive data from tens of thousands of interviews about the sexual practices of men and women.
Understanding Lust There is a fundamental problem with using the term "desire" or "sexual desire" as the starting point when developing a suitable, practical definition of lust .
Unwholesome sexual practices are linked to Lilith as she powerfully embodies the demon-lover myth .
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