pegging

[peg-ing]

What does pegging mean?

Pegging is a sex act where a woman performs anal sex on a man with a strap-on dildo.

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Pegging is a strictly a heterosexual, woman-on-man act. Strap-on sex between two women (or others), even if anal, is certainly a thing, but it isn't considered pegging, OK.

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Examples of pegging

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Examples of pegging
Pegging is most certainly the epitome of heterosexual sex, what's better than this? Nothing, that's what.
@GoGoMartin_, September, 2018
One of my gym friends just came up to me and said that he and his girlfriend did pegging last night! I’m sooo fucking deadddd!! But also i love a good progressive open minded man 😂😂😂😂
@Oneandonlysir93, July, 2018
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Where does pegging come from?

Cosmopolitan

The act of a woman penetrating a man with a strap on is nothing new. The Marquis de Sade depicted it in 1795 and William S. Burroughs’s 1959 novel Naked Lunch features a graphic pegging scene. It just wasn’t called pegging yet.

In May 2001, sex columnist Dan Savage asked readers of his column, Savage Love, the very important question: “What should we call it when a woman fucks a man in the ass with a strap-on dildo?”

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Readers suggested bob, an acronym for Bend Over Boyfriend, the name of a 1998 series of instructional videos on how to perform the act. They also offered punt, thinking that straight men might feel more comfortable with a name that sounded sporty. But it was pegging—like a wooden peg?—that won the most votes and entered the vernacular.

For a term used to describe a strictly heterosexual act, pegging’s origin may not make some straight dudes any more comfortable. A peg boy, so the stories go, was a young male prostitute who was forced to sit on a wooden peg between customers to keep his booty-hole permanently stretched. That seems far-fetched, but peg-boy was a 1960–70s slang term for a gay male prostitute.

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These days, attitudes about anal sex have loosened up … and pegging has appeared in everywhere from Cosmopolitan and Esquire to TV sitcoms and Hollywood blockbusters.

Who uses pegging?

The TV show Weeds featured a pegging scene in the 2006 episode “Crush Girl Love Panic.” Broad City devoted an entire episode to pegging in 2015, and you can even buy a Broad City branded pegging kit online, although lube is not included. Wade Wilson, AKA Deadpool, and his girlfriend Vanessa notably celebrated International Women’s Day with some pegging in the 2016 film.

Couples looking to put a bit of excitement back into the bedroom may be talking about pegging. With publications like Cosmo offering tips and tricks and beginner harness and dildo sets available on Amazon, even your parents might have tried pegging. Just try to get that image out of your head …

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