lovemaking lovemaking  /ˈləv meɪ kɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) sexual activities (often including sexual intercourse) between two people

Usage(s):

  1. This fall the Beijing resident posted a recording of her own lovemaking sounds that would make Paris Hilton blush.
  2. Certainly not Rhett, who takes one look, sweeps Scarlett into his arms and carries her upstairs for some magnificent lovemaking.
  3. At a lavish ranch outside Austin last spring, some 300 ranchers, bankers, oilmen and politicians drank, ate barbecue, smoked pot and paired off for lovemaking.

News

  • TV Review: 'True Blood': 15 sexiest hookups

    Scene: Pam and Eric's brief romance was the opposite of ''no strings attached.'' After developing a curiosity for each other at Pam's San Francisco brothel back in 1905, their night of lovemaking took a quick turn.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Entertainment Weekly

Quotes

  1. Regarding the offer, the 36-year old actress said, "One of the reasons I declined Troy was that there were some very explicit lovemaking scenes in the script, and a lot of kisses. I was like, 'Oh my God! I'm not sure'. I couldn't imagine being...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Aishwarya Rai Source: Total Filmy

  2. "Which is the experience of lovemaking," Swinton adds earnestly. "One of the reasons why cinema does a disservice to the whole concept of lovemaking is it insists on this whole plastic exterior view. That is not one's own experience of...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Tilda Swinton Source: Toronto Star

  3. "Let's not get silly about this," Martin says. "The public displays of affection that upset people are when people are in a stage of lovemaking. Kissing someone goodbye or congratulating them or dancing close is hardly that sort of thing."
    on Feb 9, 2009 By: Judith Martin Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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