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lovemaking

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of lovemaking

  1. 1 sexual union involving penetration of the vagina by the penis <does not allow her young daughter to watch any films in which lovemaking is shown, however discreetly> Synonyms coition, coitus, commerce, congress, copulating, copulation, coupling, intercourse, sexual intercourse, mating, relations, sex, sex act, sexual relationsRelated Words fornication; safe sex; carnality, sexuality; breeding, insemination; dalliance, hanky-panky, whoopee

  2. 2 the series of social engagements shared by a couple looking to get married <a series of Rococo paintings in which the lovemaking of French aristocrats is depicted with erotic playfulness> Synonyms courting, dating, courtship, suitRelated Words suit, wooing; affair (also affaire), love affair, romance; betrothal, engagement




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