Definition of Fornication in English :

Define Fornication in English

Fornication meaning in English

Meaning of Fornication in English

Pronunciation of Fornication in English

Fornication pronunciation in English

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Fornication

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Noun

1. fornication

voluntary sexual intercourse between persons not married to each other

2. adultery, criminal conversation, fornication

extramarital sex that willfully and maliciously interferes with marriage relations

Example Sentences:
'adultery is often cited as grounds for divorce'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Fornication

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noun
1. 
voluntary sexual intercourse outside marriage
2. law
voluntary sexual intercourse between two persons of the opposite sex, where one is or both are unmarried
3. Bible
sexual immorality in general, esp adultery

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Fornication

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noun
1. 
a. 
voluntary sexual intercourse engaged in by a man, esp. an unmarried man, with an unmarried woman
b. 
voluntary sexual intercourse engaged in by an unmarried person: if the other person is married, the act of the unmarried person is sometimes considered adultery
see also adultery
2.  Bible
a. 
any unlawful sexual intercourse, including adultery
b. 
worship of idols

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Fornication

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n.
Sexual intercourse between people who are not married to each other, especially when considered as a sin.

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