Synonyms of sex in English:

sex


See definition of sex

noun

1‘a group of teenage boys sat around the table talking about sex’

SYNONYMS

sexual intercourse, intercourse, lovemaking, making love, sex act, sexual relations, anal penetration, sexual penetration, vaginal penetration

mating

informal nooky

British informal bonking, rumpy pumpy, a bit of the other, how's your father

South African informal pata-pata

vulgar slang screwing, fucking

British vulgar slang shagging

formal coitus, coition, copulation

archaic fornication, carnal knowledge, congress, commerce

2‘you can learn how to teach your children about sex’

SYNONYMS

the facts of life, sexual reproduction, reproduction

informal the birds and the bees

3‘adults of both sexes’

SYNONYMS

gender


Phrases

    have sex (with)

      SYNONYMS

      have sexual intercourse, have sexual intercourse with, make love, make love to, sleep together, sleep with, go to bed together, go to bed with

      mate, mate with

      seduce, rape, ravish

      informal

      do it, do the business, go all the way, make whoopee, have one's way with, bed, know in the biblical sense, tumble

      British informal

      bonk, get one's oats

      North American informal

      boff, get it on, get it on with

      euphemistic

      be intimate, be intimate with

      vulgar slang

      fuck, screw, bang, lay, get one's leg over, shaft, dick, frig, do, have, hump, poke, shtup, dip one's wick, ride, service, tup

      British vulgar slang

      have it away, have it away with, have it off, have it off with, shag, knob, get one's end away, knock someone off, give someone one, roger, grind, stuff

      Scottish vulgar slang

      podger

      North American vulgar slang

      ball, jump, jump someone's bones, bone, pork, diddle, nail

      NZ Australian vulgar slang

      root

      formal

      copulate, copulate with

      archaic

      fornicate, fornicate with, possess, lie together, lie with, couple, couple with, swive, know