sustantivo[mass noun] • formal or • humorous
- Sexual intercourse between people not married to each other: laws forbidding adultery and fornicationMás ejemplos en oraciones
extramarital sex, extramarital relations, adultery, infidelity, unfaithfulness, cuckoldry; affair, liaison, sexual intercourse, sex, intercourse, sexual relations, coupling• informal hanky-panky, a bit on the side, bonking, rumpy pumpy, a bit of the other, how's your fatherSouth African • informal pata-pata• archaic carnal knowledge, congress, commerce
- Their talk is adultery and fornication, dishonesty, greed and deceit, and easy money.
- She would have opened the door to the house around six thirty, which would have coincided with the sins of adultery and fornication being committed on the couch at Mr. Armstrong's house.
- So widespread is the understanding that, when a priest or bishop's adultery or fornication comes to light, clergy and laity are equally scandalized.