Origin of monogamous
Related Words for monogamoussubdued, platonic, virginal, celibate, unblemished, monogamous, clean, simple, stainless, quiet, virgin, vestal, moral, innocent, continent, nice, austere, decent, decorous, elegant
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Contemporary Examples of monogamous
The monogamous or safe-only gay man is a far safer bet than the unprotected hetero swinger.The Outrageous Celibacy Requirement for Gay Blood Donors
November 22, 2014
And so monogamous married people tend to “read” as gay or straight, but some may actually be bisexual.Anna Paquin’s Bisexuality for Dummies
August 5, 2014
Fernandez-Duque discovered that owl monkeys are the only reliably monogamous mammal species.P.J. on the Owl-Monkey Project and the Science of Chick Flicks
P. J. O’Rourke
April 6, 2014
He and Turner, whose devoted relationship is “very deep and loving,” are not monogamous.Armistead Maupin Bids Farewell to 'Tales'
February 2, 2014
There are open relationships and monogamous relationships and serious dating and sleeping around.HBO’s ‘Looking,’ Gays, and Sex: Are We All Expecting Too Much?
January 17, 2014
Historical Examples of monogamous
Thus, the ancient Hindus were at first monogamous and later on became polygamous.
While some men have monogamous instincts others are polygamous.
This point is very important if a monogamous union is to be lasting.
Monogamous: a union where a female is fertilized by one male only.Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology
John. B. Smith
But how can there be competition in the case of monogamous species?The Making of Species
Word Origin and History for monogamous
"having but one wife or husband at a time," 1770, from Medieval Latin monogamus, from Greek monogamos "marrying only once" (see monogamy).