Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

sex act

See more synonyms for sex act on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. sexual intercourse; copulation.
Show More
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words

copulationfornicationintercourseintimacyprocreationsexcoitioncoitusrelations

Examples from the Web for sex act

Historical Examples

  • If the sex-act is evil because it is physical, then it is equally evil to eat or drink.

    An Outline of Sexual Morality

    Kenneth Ingram

  • It Changes the sex-act from an incident or a result to a means or a cause.

  • As I understand Herr Bachofen, the sex-act was the means which first opened up ways to great heights, but also to great depths.

  • In this connexion it may be well to call attention to the inconsistency of the male in making the sex-act a subject for humour.

  • The word thus called forth by the common labor had two meanings, designating the sex-act as well as the equivalent labor-activity.