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Synonyms for foreplay
ˈfɔrˌpleɪ, ˈfoʊr-fore·play

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. foreplay, arousal, stimulationnoun

    mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse

    Synonyms:
    arousal, rousing, stimulant, input, stimulation, stimulus

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  1. List of paraphrases for "foreplay":

    preliminary, excitation

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. foreplay

    Synonyms:
    Contrectation

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How to use foreplay in a sentence?

  1. Nervous Flyers Bunn:

    Oxytocin is produced during foreplay when the chemistry is right between two people.

  2. Laurie Mintz:

    When we equate intercourse and sex and call everything that comes before intercourse 'foreplay,' we are buying into the cultural script that sex should proceed as follows: foreplay (just enough to get her ready for intercourse), intercourse (during which both women and men orgasm), and game over.


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