Sex Dictionary

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Habitual Abortion
A term referring to a condition where a woman has had three or more miscarriages.

Haemophilus Vaginalis
A bacteria that is one of the main causes of bacterial vaginosis.

Hafada
A piercing made through the scrotal sac.

Half & Half
Performing or receiving a blow job as well as a rim job.

Hamartophilia
A paraphilia where a person is extremely aroused by committing acts they consider to be sinful.

Hand Job
Slang for stimulating the genitals of a partner with your hands.

Handkerchief Codes
Color codes to identify sexual preferences

Hands Free Vibrator
A vibrator that straps around the legs or waist and usually stimulates the clitoris. Common forms are butterfly vibrators and venus vibrators.

Haptephilia
A paraphilia where a person is extremely aroused by being touched.

Haptosis
Non-consensual sexual touching

Hard
When a man is aroused with a stiff penis due to sexual stimulation.

Hard Core
When referring to pornography, it means that the material shows penetration and/or ejaculation.

Hard Swap
Allowing your partner to have sex with someone else while not in your presence.

Hard Up
Slang for someone who desires sex, but has not been able to achieve it.

Hard-on
Slang for an erection of the penis.

Hardcore
Graphic sexual pictures, movies etc. which, by definition, show sexual penetration.

Harem
Area where Arabs kept wives at home and separated from others

Harem effect
Lesbianism Harlotry: prostitution

Harlot
A prostitute

Harmatophilia
Arousal from mistake or from breaking rules.

Harmatophobia
Fear of sexual incompetence or making a mistake

Harness
A device that is worn around the waist, which attaches to or can be attached to a dildo. Harness compatible dildos are either flared at the base or connect to the harness with snaps.

Harnesses
Body harnesses used in suspension or penis restriction

Harpaxophilia
Sexual arousal from being robbed.

HD
A BDSM abbreviation for humiliation and discipline.

Head
Slang for oral sex. "Giving head". Or a term used to describe the head of the penis.

Hebephilia
Men aroused by teenage boys Hedonism: act of indulging in pleasure

Hedonist
A person who dedicates a significant amount of time to the pursuit of physical pleasure.

Hedonophilia
Sexual arousal from engaging in pleasurable activity

Hedonophobia
The fear of pleasure.

Hedralingus
Licking anus

Hemerotism
Daydreaming or fantasizing about sex or nudity

Hemotigolagnia
Arousal from bloody sanitary pads

Hentai
Japanese adult erotic animation.

Hepatitis
An inflammation of the liver caused by one of several hepatitis viruses. Common types are hepatitis A and B.

Hermaphrodite / Hermaphroditism
A person who was born with both male and female sex organs.

Herpes
A sexually transmitted disease whose symptoms include a rash or blisters commonly occurring on the cervix, vagina, mouth, penis and anus.

Herpes Encephalitis
A severe but rare illness that occurs when the brain becomes infected with Herpes Simplex Virus.

Herpes Simplex Virus
A sexually transmitted disease that can cause a rash or blisters on the cervix, vagina, mouth, penis and anus.

Hershey Highway
Slang for anus.

Het
Heterosexual.

Hetaerae
The highest class Greek prostitute or female companion

Hetaerism
Extramarital sex.

Heterophilia
Arousal from members of the opposite sex

Heterosexology
The study of heterosexuals.

Heterosexual
A person who prefers sexual activity with members of the opposite sex.

Hierophilia
Arousal from sacred objects Hirsutophilia: arousal from armpit hair

High-tech Vibrator
A vibrator that is capable of advanced movements. High-tech vibrators often have settings that include vibrate, surge, escalate, roller-coaster and pulse.

Hitachi Magic Wand
A powerful and popular personal massager made by Hitachi Corporation that doubles as a vibrator.

Ho
Slang for a prostitute. Short for whore.

Hodophilia
Sexual arousal from travelling to new or strange places.

Home Base
Slang for achieving intercourse with a partner.

Homilophilia
Arousal from giving or receiving a sermon or speech.

Hominophobia
The fear of men.

Homoeroticism
A desire to have sex with, or an attraction to members of the same sex.

Homophobia
The fear of homosexuals and/or homosexuality.

Homosexology
The study of homosexuals.

Homosexual
A person who prefers sexual activity with members of the same sex.

Honey Pot
Slang for vagina.

Hooters
Slang for breasts.

Hormone
A chemical secreted by endocrine glands that transfer information and instructions from one set of cells to another.

Horny
Experiencing a strong desire for sex.

Horse Around
Slang for foreplay.

Hose
Slang for the penis.

Hosiery
Any legwear, especially sheer leggings made of nylon or silk especially worn by women. Pantyhose.

Hot Karl
Slang for defecating into a person's mouth.

Hot Wax
Sex game where hot wax is melted onto partner

HPV (Human Papilloma Virus)
Abbreviation for Human Papilloma Virus, which is a group of infections that may cause genital warts and may be linked to certain cancers.

HSV
Abbreviation for Herpes Simplex Virus, which is sexually transmitted and can cause a rash or blisters most commonly found on the cervix, vagina, mouth, penis and anus.

Human Papilloma Virus
A group of infections that may cause genital warts and may be linked to certain cancers.

Humiliation
Part of the erotic control to humble someone by teasing him or her about their sexual desires.

Hummer
Slang for oral sex; usually performed on a male.

Hump
Slang for sexual intercourse.

Hung
Term for a man having a large penis. "Well hung".

Hustler
Slang for a prostitute, usually a male.

Hybristophilia
Love of someone who has committed an outrage

Hygrophilia
Arousal from contact with body secretions (tears, salvia etc.)

Hymen
The mucous membrane that partially blocks the entrance to the uterus in a young female.

Hymenoclasis
Surgical defloration of virgin

Hymenorrhaphy
Suturing of the hymen; infibulation

Hymenorrhexis
Defloration of hymen

Hymenotomy
A small incision of the hymen to facilitate sexual intercourse.

Hypermastia
A condition where a person develops unusually large breasts.

Hypermenorrhea
Excessive menstrual flow.

Hyperphilia
Compulsive desire for sex

Hypersexual
Having an insatiable need for sexual activity.

Hyphephilia
Arousal from touching skin, hair, leather, fur or fabric

Hypomastia
A condition where a person develops unusually small breasts.

Hyposexuality
Little or no sexual desire.

Hysterical Paroxysm
An outdated synonym for orgasm.

Hysteromania
An unusually large sexual appetite in women.

Hysteroscopy
A surgical procedure in which a slender light-transmitting telescope is used to view the inside of the uterus.