Definition of outercourse in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈoudərˌkôrs/

Entry from US English dictionary


Sexual stimulation that excludes penile penetration.
Example sentences
  • In particular, she was alarmed by the advocacy of ‘outercourse, ‘including oral sex and mutual masturbation, as an alternative to sexual intercourse.
  • To do this, men need to ‘think outside the box,’ a concept she says was inspired by a 1996 article which refers to ‘outercourse.’


1980s: blend of outer and intercourse.

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Syllabification: out·er·course

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