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Synonyms for fornication

Synonyms for fornication

voluntary sexual intercourse between persons not married to each other

extramarital sex that willfully and maliciously interferes with marriage relations

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Our findings do not support a U-shaped relationship between parental control and premarital intercourse, as only strict parental control was a predictor of this outcome.
Among other statistics that amazed the public of the time, Kinsey reported that more than 90 per cent of American males masturbated, 85 per cent had had premarital intercourse, 70 per cent had used the services of a prostitute at least once in their lives, almost 60 per cent had had oral sex, and 30 to 45 per cent had had extramarital intercourse.
Montagu says that, while he does not regard premarital intercourse as a desirable thing, the extreme emphasis on chastity in Western culture "has, in effect, produced in most persons brought up on the tradition of the Western world a calculated ignorance of the facts of human growth and development .
3% increase in the odds that a man had engaged in non-transactional premarital intercourse.
Context counts: Long-term sequelae of premarital intercourse of abstinence.
Measures used to assess sexual initiation were age at first intercourse, (59) age at first premarital intercourse (60) and ever had intercourse.