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CARNAL KNOWLEDGE

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CARNAL KNOWLEDGE (noun)
  The noun CARNAL KNOWLEDGE has 1 sense:

1. the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur

  Familiarity information: CARNAL KNOWLEDGE used as a noun is very rare.


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CARNAL KNOWLEDGE (noun)


Sense 1carnal knowledge [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur

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Nouns denoting acts or actions

Synonyms:

carnal knowledge; sexual intercourse; sexual congress; sex act; sexual relation; copulation; coitus; coition; relation; intercourse; congress

Hypernyms ("carnal knowledge" is a kind of...):

sex; sex activity; sexual activity; sexual practice (activities associated with sexual intercourse)

Meronyms (parts of "carnal knowledge"):

insemination (the introduction of semen into the genital tract of a female)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "carnal knowledge"):

defloration (the act of depriving a woman of her virginity (especially by rupturing the hymen through sexual intercourse))

ass; fuck; fucking; nookie; nooky; piece of ass; piece of tail; roll in the hay; screw; screwing; shag; shtup (slang for sexual intercourse)

hank panky (illicit sexual intercourse)

penetration (the act (by a man) of inserting his penis into the vagina of a woman)

criminal congress; unlawful carnal knowledge (forbidden or tabu sexual intercourse between individuals)


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