Oral Vocabulary

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Oral Vocabulary

There are many different slang terms for oral sex, like blow jobs (for men), going down, sucking off, and more. Slang is useful, but it also helps to know the correct terms. Technically, the word for performing oral sex on a man is fellatio. When performed on a woman, oral sex is called cunnilingus. Knowing these words won't make you a better lover, but they will make you a better educated one!



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