foreplay

[ fawr-pley, fohr- ]SEE DEFINITION OF foreplay
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WORD ORIGIN

in sexual sense, by 1911, from fore- + play (n.). Earlier as a theatrical term (by 1857).

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heavy petting

nounerotic contact without intercourse
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