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To have sex - thesaurus

Synonyms

sleep with

to have sex with someone, especially someone who you are not married to

consummate

verb

formal to have sex for the first time in a relationship

copulate

verb

formal to have sex

bed

verb

literary to have sex with someone

make love

to have sex with someone

be intimate with someone

to have sex with someone

spend the night with someone

to have sex with someone and stay with them all night

sleep together

if two people sleep together, they have sex, especially when they are not married

lie with

an old phrase meaning ‘to have sex with someone’

jump into bed with someone

to have sex with someone who you have just met

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bonk

verb

informalBritish to have sex with someone

bugger

verb

Britishimpolite to have anal sex with someone

climax

verb

to have an orgasm

come

verb

impolite to have an orgasm (=reach the state of greatest sexual excitement)

consummate

verb

formal to make a marriage legal by having sex for the first time

deflower

verb

literary to have sex with a woman who has never had sex

do it

to have sex. This phrase is used when you want to avoid saying this directly

do the business

to have sex

do what comes naturally

to have sex

ejaculate

verb

biology if a man ejaculates, semen comes out of his penis during sex

fornicate

verb

showing disapproval to have sex with someone that you are not married to. This word shows you think this is morally wrong.

fuck

verb

offensive an extremely offensive expression that means to have sex with someone

get around

spoken to have sexual relationships with a lot of different people

get busy

mainly Americanvery informal to have sex

get/climb/jump into the sack with someone

to have sex with someone that you do not know very well

get it on

impolite to have sex

get it up

to have an erection

get laid

to have sex

get lucky

informal to have sex with someone, especially someone who you have just met

get off

mainly Americanspoken to have an orgasm, or to make someone have an orgasm

get your end away

to have sex

get your leg over

to have sex

get your oats

to have sex regularly

get your rocks off

to have sex

give

verb

old-fashioned if you give yourself to someone, you have sex with them

give someone head

to use your mouth and tongue on someone’s sex organs in order to give them pleasure

go all the way

to have sex with someone

go down on

to have oral sex with someone

go to bed with someone

to have sex with someone

go with

informal to have sex with someone

have

verb

informal to have sex with someone

have it away (with someone)

to have sex with someone

have it off (with someone)

to have sex with someone

hump

verb

impolite to have sex with someone

jump

verb

very informal to have sex with someone, or to try to have sex with them

jump/get into bed with someone

informal to have sex with someone you have just met

knock off

Britishoffensive to have sex with someone

make it with someone

to have sex with someone

make out

Americaninformal to have sex, or to kiss and touch in a sexual way

make whoopee

humorous to have sex

mess about

to have sex or a sexual relationship with someone, especially when you should not

on the job

Britishvery informal having sex

penetrate

verb

if a man penetrates someone, he puts his penis into his partner’s vagina or anus during sex

put out

mainly Americanimpolite if you put out, you agree to have sex with someone

put yourself about

to have sex with a lot of different people

roger

verb

Britishimpolite if a man rogers someone, he has sex with them

score

verb

spoken to have sex with someone, especially with a new partner

screw

verb

impolite to have sex with someone

screw around

to have a lot of sexual relationships, instead of having one regular partner

shaft

verb

impolite if a man shafts someone, he has sex with them

shag

verb

Britishimpolite to have sex with someone

sleep around

to have sexual relations with a lot of different people

sow your wild oats

if a man sows his wild oats, he has many sexual relationships, especially when he is young

suck off

to perform oral sex on a man

take

verb

literary if a man takes a woman, he has sex with her

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gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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