fornicate

verb for·ni·cate \ ˈfȯr-nə-ˌkāt \

Definition of fornicate

fornicated; fornicating
intransitive verb
:to commit fornication
transitive verb
:to commit fornication with

fornicator

play \ˈfȯr-nə-ˌkā-tər\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of fornicate

Late Latin fornicatus, past participle of fornicare to have intercourse with prostitutes, from Latin fornic-, fornix arch, vault, brothel


FORNICATE Defined for English Language Learners

fornicate

verb

Definition of fornicate for English Language Learners

  • : to have sexual intercourse


Medical Dictionary

fornicate

verb for·ni·cate \ ˈfȯr-nə-ˌkāt \

medical Definition of fornicate

fornicated; fornicating
intransitive verb
:to commit fornication
transitive verb
:to commit fornication with

fornicator

play \-ˌkāt-ər\ noun


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