Whether you’re composing an elaborate sext or simply trying to up your Scrabble game, here are nearly two dozen beautiful, unusual sex-related words that never came up in health class.
Anasyrma [noun, Greek]: The act of lifting a skirt to expose the buttocks or genitals.
Baculum [noun, Latin]: The bone found in the penis of many animals.
Callypigian [adjective, Greek]: Having attractive buttocks.
Cuckquean [noun, Old English]: The opposite of a cuckold — a woman with an unfaithful husband.
Concupiscence [noun, Latin]: Strong sexual desire.
Depucelate [verb, French]: To take someone’s virginity.
Ecdysiast [noun, Greek]: A stripper.
Houghmagandy [noun, Scottish]: Fornication.
Irrumatio [noun, Latin]: Forced fellatio, or “face fucking.”
Maschalagnia [noun, Greek]: A fetish for armpits.
Natiform [adjective, Latin]: In the shape of buttocks.
Nullipara [noun, Latin]: A woman who has never given birth.
Olisbos [noun, Greek]: A dildo.
Onanism [noun, Latin]: Masturbation.
Oscular [adjective, Latin]: Related to kissing.
Palliardise [noun, French]: Fornication.
Pompoir [noun, French]: The practice of stimulating the penis with the internal muscles of the vagina.
Priapic [adjective, Latin]: Phallic.
Retrocopulation [noun]: Doggy-style sex.
Satyriasis [noun, Greek]: A man’s excessive sexual desire.
Scortation [noun, Latin]: Fornication.
Steatopygous [adjective, Greek and Latin]: Having fat buttocks.
Troilism [noun, French]: A threesome in which one party is strictly an observer.
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