Sex Dictionary

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A Spot
An erogenous zone located in the anus near the prostate.

Abduction
To kidnap or carry a person away by force, also used in sex play

Ablutophilia
When an individual is unusually sexually excited by baths or showers.

Ablutophobia
A morbid fear of bathing or showering.

Abnormal Bleeding
Menstrual bleeding between periods. Most often caused by increased stress, but can be a symptom of a more serious disease.

Abortifacient
A substance or device that is used to facilitate an abortion.

Abortion
The termination of a pregnancy before birth.

Abortion Pill
A pill that can induce abortion. Usually RU-486 (Mifepristone).

Abrasions
Scratching or rubbing off skin

Abstinence
Not having sex. Often used in sexual education programs that advocate not having sex at all before marriage, and which refrain from offering any information on birth control or safe sex methods.

Abuck
An anal intercourse position where the recipient lies on their back with their knees touching their shoulders.

Abuse
To cause physical or psychological harm.

AC/DC
Being bisexual.

AC/DC Dildo
A dildo with two sized heads - a large head on one side and a smaller head on the other.

Acmegenesis
Orgasm

Acomoclitic
A preference for hairless genitals.

Acousticophilia
Arousal from (certain) sounds.

Acquaintance Rape
Forced sexual intercourse by someone familiar to the victim.

Acrophilia
Sexual arousal from being in high places.

Acrophobia
A morbid fear of heights.

Acrorthosis
Medical condition where a person has a problem with having too many erections.

Acrosome
A membrane at the leading edge of a sperm cell which contains enzymes specifically designed to be compatible with the female's egg.

Acrotomophilia
Arousal by the activity/thought of having sex with an amputee.

Actirasty
Arousal from exposure to the suns rays.

Acucullophallia
Circumcision

Adelphogamy
A marriage in which brothers share their wives.

Adenomyosis
Growth of endometrial cells in the muscular wall of the uterus, causing pelvic pain.

Adolescentilism
Deriving sexual pleasure from dressing or acting as an adolescent.

Adrenal Cortex
The outer part of the adrenal gland.

Adrenal Glands
The glands that sit on the upper portion of the kidneys and secrete hormones such as adrenaline, cortisol, aldosterone and adrenal androgens.

Adrenal Medulla
The inner part of the adrenal gland.

Adult
Normally an individual above a certain age, the age of majority, which local laws have designated to mean that they now can have sex, drink, or whatever.

Adult Entertainment
Sexually explicit or graphic material designed to be viewed by adults.

Adult Novelties
Adult toys.

Adult Toy
A device like a vibrator or a dildo, that is designed to create or increase sexual pleasure.

Adult Toy Cleaner
A special cleaning solution, usually with antibacterial properties, that is used to clean sex toys.

Adulterer
A person who commits adultery.

Adultery
A voluntary sexual encounter between a married man and someone other than his wife or between a married woman and someone other than her husband.

AEGIS
Acronym for American Educational Gender Information Service.

Afterglow
The good feeling experienced after sex, especially the feeling of a woman after an orgasm.

Afterplay
Term used to refer to intimacies and sexual interactions that take place after the climax of sexual activity. See Foreplay.

Agalmatophilia
A fetish for statues/mannequins.

Agate
Small penis.

Age of consent
The age at which individuals can legally engage in sexual contact with other people. This varies from one jurisdiction to another.

Age of Majority
The age at which one becomes a legal adult.

Agonophilia
Pseudo-rape, pretend struggle or wrestling play as a form of foreplay.

Agoraphilia
Arousal from having sex in public places.

Agraphobia
The morbid fear of sexual abuse.

Agrexophilia
Excitement from knowing that others are aware of a persons sexual activities.

AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)
A set of conditions associated with advanced stages of HIV disease.

AIDS Dementia
The mental deterioration associated with advanced stages of HIV disease.

Aischrolgia
The expression of obscenities.

Albutophilia
Sexual arousal from water.

Algolagnia
Another term for sadomasochism or S&M.

Algophilia
Enjoyment or arousal from pain.

Allopellia
Orgasm from watching others have sex.

Allorgasmia
The need to fantasise about a more desirable partner in order to orgasm.

Alternative lifestyle
Any sexual preference that is different from the generally accepted social norm.

Alternative sexuality
A sexual orientation with a few variations that differ from vaginal intercourse when a monogamous heterosexual relationship has been established.

Altocalciphilia
High heel fetish.

Altoids
Brand name of a breath mint, said to provide extra pleasure when used by a person giving fellatio.

Alvinolagnia
Stomach fetish.

Amateur
A non professional.

Amateur Adult Films
Films that star amateur adult film actors and actresses.

Amatripsis
Masturbation by rubbing labia together

Amaurophilia
Excitement from having a partner who is unable to see them during sex.

Ambisextrous
Attractive to both sexes.

Ambisexual
Bi-sexual

Amelotasis
Attraction to someone who has lost a limb.

Amelotation
Loss of a limb

Amenorrhoea
Absence of periods. The term primary amenorrhoea is used when menstruation has not started by the age of sixteen; secondary amenorrhoea is when periods stop for six months or longer. Causes of secondary amenorrhoea include pregnancy and rapid weight loss.

Amokoscisia
Arousal or sexual frenzy with desire to slash or mutilate women

Amomaxia
Sex in a parked car.

Ampallang
Rod inserted horizontally through the glans of the penis as a form of genital piercing.

Amrita
Tantric sex term meaning female ejaculate. The nectar of the goddess.

Amychesis
The act of scratching a partner during sex.

Anaclitism
Sexual enjoyment arising from activities, or being exposed to objects, normally associated with childhood (e.g. toilet training, breast sucking, playing with dolls).

Anahata
Tantric sex term meaning the 4th Chakra or the heart-center.

Anal Balloon Pump
An inflatable sex toy that is designed to be inserted into the anus and inflated, giving the user control over the size of the toy.

Anal Balls
A set of balls, usually connected by a string, which create sexual pleasure when inserted into the anus and then removed.

Anal Beads
A string of balls which are designed to be inserted into the anus and pulled out for sexual stimulation. Some anal beads contain a small vibrator or vibrating egg.

Anal Dildo
A dildo that is designed to be inserted anally. Most anal dildos are flared at the base for safety, unlike regular dildos.

Anal Intercourse
A form of sexual intercourse where the penis is placed inside the anus.

Anal Lube
Lubrication that is specifically designed for anal use.

Anal Pearls
Synonym for anal beads.

Anal Plug
A device (usually made of silicone, jelly or rubber) that provides sexual pleasure when inserted into the anus.

Anal Probe
Synonym for anal vibrator or anal plug.

Anal Sex
Sexual intercourse involving Insertion of the penis or another object into the anus.

Anal Sex Toy
A sex toy designed to stimulate the anus. Anal toys usually have a flared base for safety.

Anal Vibrator
A vibrator designed to stimulate the anus. Anal vibrators are usually flared at the base as opposed to standard vibrators, which are not flared.

Anal-Eze
A brand name lubrication that includes a desensitizing agent which slightly numbs the anus.

Analingus
Kissing or penetrating the anus with the tongue.

Ananda
Tantric sex term meaning divine bliss, oneness with higher realms of holy peace.

Anasteemaphilia
Being attracted to someone due to a difference in height.

Androgens
Hormones that stimulate male sexual development and secondary male sex characteristics.

Androgyne
Person that has both make and female sexual characteristics. Also known as a hermaphrodite.

Androgynophilia
Bi-sexual

Androgyny
A gender identity that allows expression of both gender roles.

Androidism
Arousal from robots with human features

Andromania
Nymphomania

Androminetophilia
Arousal from female partner who dresses like male

Androsodomy
Anal sex with a male partner

Angel
Male who pays for sex.

Angry Dragon
Slang for expelling semen from the mouth or nose after ejaculation, usually following oral sex.

Anillingus
Applying the mouth or tongue to a partner

Animal Play
When one or both partners pretend to be an animal, for example a dog or a horse, during role play.

Anja
Tantric term meaning the 6th Chakra, or third eye.

Anocratism
Anal sex

Anomeatia
Anal sex with a female partner

Anophelorastia
Arousal from defiling or ravaging a partner

Anophilemia
Kissing anus

Anoraptus
Rapist who only attacks elderly women

Anorchous
Having no testicles.

Anorgasmic
Incapable of having an orgasm.

Antholagnia
Arousal from smelling flowers

Anthropomorphism
Attributing human characteristics to half-human half-animal characters

Anthropophagolagnia
Rape followed by cannibalism.

Anthropophagy
Cannibalism for sexual purposes.

Anti-Choice
Opposed to the belief that women have the right to choose abortion.

Anus
The opening to the rectum.

Apadravya
Rod inserted vertically into the glans of the penis as a form of genital piercing.

Apellious
Circumcision.

Apellous
Circumcision

Aphallatia
Celibacy

Aphephilia
Deriving pleasure from being touched.

Aphrodisiac
A food, drug, or agent that arouses or is reputed to arouse sexual desire.

Apistia
Adultery

Apomorphine
A drug that acts to increase genital blood flow and smooth muscle relaxation that is currently being tested as a treatment for female sexual arousal disorder.

Apotemnophilia
Arousal from the idea of losing a limb (either through accident or surgical procedure).

Arab straps
Straps that are fastened around the penis.

Arachnephilia
Arousal from play with spiders.

Areola
Area of pigmented skin surrounding the human nipple.

Around The World
Kissing the entire body before sexual activity. Also used for getting "everything" with a prostitute.

Arouse
To create sexual interest, either by physical or mental stimulation.

Arrhenothigmophilous
Nymphomania

Arse Bandit
Slang for a male homosexual.

Arsometry
Anal sex

Artificial Penis
Synonym for dildo.

Asana
Yoga or Tantric sex term meaning a physical posture or position.

Asceticism
Religious self-denial often including celibacy

Asexual
Absence of physical attraction to the same or opposite sex.

Asphyxiaphilia
Sexual arousal, or enhancement, from lack of oxygen.

Asphyxophilia
A condition in which sexual arousal becomes dependent on being strangled up to the point of passing out.

Ass
Slang for the buttocks.

Ass Boy
Slang for a male homosexual.

Asshole
Slang for the anus or a person who is not looked upon favorably.

Asthenolagnia
Arousal from weakness or being humiliated

Asthenospermia
Decrease in number of mobile sperm.

Astroglide
A popular brand name sexual lubrication.

Astyphia
Impotence.

Asymptomatic
The condition of having a disease but not experiencing any symptoms.

Asynodia
Celibacy particularly due to impotence

Atman
Tantric sex term meaning divine perfection.

Atypical Sexual Behavior
Sexual behaviors that do not fall within the societal "norm".

Auctions
Public sale with item or sex slave going to highest bidder

Auntie
An aging male homosexual.

Autagonistophilia
Exhibitionism, arousal from exposing naked body or genitals to strangers while on stage or while being photographed

Autassassinophilia
Arousal from orchestrating one's own death by the hands of another

Autocunnilingus
Performing oral sex on one's own vagina.

Autoerotic Asphyxia
Self-strangulation for the purpose of sexual arousal.

Autoeroticism
Self-stimulation of the genitals or other areas of the body for the purpose of sexual gratification.

Autofellatio
Performing oral sex on one's own penis.

Autogynephilia
Arousal from cross dressing.

Autoinoculation of herpes simplex virus
The spread of Herpes from one part of the body to another.

Automasochism
The act of inflicting pain or injuries on oneself as a way of causing sexual stimulation.

Automysophilia
Arousal from being dirty or defiled

Autonepiophilia
Infantilism; arousal from dressing or being treated like infant

Autopederasty
The insertion of one's own penis into their anus.

Autophagy
The ingesting of one's own flesh (usually for sexual reasons).

Autosadism
Inflicting pain on oneself for sexual gratification.

Avisodomy
Having sex with a bird.

Axiliary Intercourse
Sexual climax achieved by moving the erect penis back and forth in the armpit.

Axillism
Using the armpit for sex (as a substitute vagina).

Azospermia
Lack of sperm in the ejaculate.

AZT
A nucleoside analog used to slow replication of HIV.