transitive + intransitive
: to send someone a sexually explicit message or image by cell phone : to engage in sexting
- He feigns deep concern and sympathy for a young woman who sexted a selfie to a boyfriend who, in turn, broke up with her and distributed the photo on the Internet.
- —David Wiegand
- Some kids use their phones to bully students or to sext or make inappropriate phone calls.
- —Daniel Domenech
Many kids who send sexts say they meant to play a joke, and often the kid in the photo was in on it.