Definition of promiscuity in English:



  • The fact or state of being promiscuous.

    ‘some fear this will lead to greater sexual promiscuity among teens’
    • ‘They don't even complain about the lewdness and promiscuity being displayed on the so-called soap operas.’
    • ‘The red flags that experts say people should watch for manifest themselves in ways other than sexual promiscuity.’
    • ‘He's just starting his adulthood in a culture predominated by permissiveness and promiscuity.’
    • ‘On the surface, it is a celebration of promiscuity and debauchery.’
    • ‘They should be concerned that the tapestry of family life here is unraveling whilst promiscuity has become an accepted practice.’
    licentiousness, lack of sexual discrimination, promiscuousness, immorality, wantonness, debauchery, dissoluteness, dissipation, libertinism, profligacy, incontinence
    sleeping around
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