promiscuity

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indulging in promiscuous (casual and indiscriminate) sexual relations

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The straightedge movement began as a faction of the Washington DC punk culture in the late 1970s, and is characterized by an often militant opposition to drug and alcohol use, smoking, promiscuous sex, and the consumption and abuse of animals.
But the truth is, they are both liars who cheated on their wives while having promiscuous sex with men.
So many children, unwanted and uncared-for emotionally, with parents who are virtual strangers to them, are now addicted to drink, drugs, promiscuous sex, adrift in the world with no significant, nurturing adults to turn to, while governments are only too keen to give mothers cash to pay for childcare.
In his book The Menace of Immorality in Church and State (1920), he denounced the corrosive influences of fashion, theaters, promiscuous sex, greedy plutocrats, and gambling upon the moral health of society.
The results reveal nearly two-thirds of the people asked would have more sympathy for someone who contracted HIV or Aids through a blood transfusion than those who caught it from having promiscuous sex.
Parents worry far more about their offspring falling prey to drugs or having promiscuous sex than lying blotto on a pavement come Friday night, even though they're more likely to indulge in the former under the influence of the latter.
Those in danger of AIDS for whom a condom would be useful are already engaging in casual or promiscuous sex.
Their spiritual malaise became a fertile ground to permissive and promiscuous sex, tobacco addiction, drug use, alcohol abuse accompanied by violence turned against other adolescents (Doswell, 2000; Taylor, Obiechina and Harrison, 1998).
Black South Africans had not forgotten the insidious accusations of white supremacists--from nineteenth-century missionaries condemning libidinous "heathen" to twentieth-century segregationists persecuting so-called dirty and unfit Bantus--who attributed promiscuous sex and reckless death to tribal appetites.
She said it was all about promiscuous sex and not appropriate to be shown at church,'' said Griffith, who said the woman was not a church member.
While Sean did experiment with promiscuous sex and drugs at times in his brief life, his youth and the culture he belonged to (Sean was 19 in 1960) are feasible explanations on their own for this supposedly careless behavior: the specter of Errol is not required to understand Sean's conduct.
Seomin praises even more effusively the first half of Showtime's homosexual double-feature, "Queer as Folk' which unabashedly celebrates drug use, promiscuous sex, and even statutory homosexual rape.
As early as junior high school, promiscuous sex can be a ritual of initiation--a powerful incentive for those who feel isolated and insecure.
I had these old-fashioned values as far from promiscuous sex as anything could be - but then I found myself in the middle of a revolution.
In the public mind, pot smoking, acid dropping, and promiscuous sex were all part of the same lifestyle; a chaste hippie chick was a contradiction in terms.