safe sex


safe sex

noun

: sexual activity in which people protect themselves from diseases (such as AIDS) by using condoms or by other methods

Full Definition of SAFE SEX

:  sexual activity and especially sexual intercourse in which various measures (as the use of latex condoms or the practice of monogamy) are taken to avoid disease (as AIDS) transmitted by sexual contact —called also safer sex

Examples of SAFE SEX

  1. a book advising young people to practice safe sex

First Known Use of SAFE SEX

1983

safe sex

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of SAFE SEX

: sexual activity and especially sexual intercourse in which various measures (as the use of latex condoms or the practice of monogamy) are taken to avoid disease (as AIDS) transmitted by sexual contact—called also safer sex

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