One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
no object †To have sexual intercourse; to behave lasciviously (obsolete). Now with object: (of a male) to have sexual intercourse with (a female).
Mid 17th century. From French † priapiser to have sexual intercourse with (a woman) and its etymon Hellenistic Greek Πριαπίζειν to behave like Priapus toward from Πρίαπος + -ίζειν.
In this article we explore how to impress employers with a spot-on CV.