from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The belief in or practice of sexual relations without marriage and without formal obligations.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the practice of sexual intercourse without the restraints of marriage or commitment

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the doctrine or practice of consorting with one of the opposite sex, at pleasure, without marriage. See Free love.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. sexual intercourse between individuals who are not married to one another


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