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Anal intercourse.anal intercourse, anal sex, buggeryView synonyms
Late 19th century: from Latin paedicatio(n-), from paedicare ‘have anal intercourse with’.
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.