Dating may be filled with drama - but knowing all the lingo helps. Check out our sexy slang and get in the know.

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We've all been there before. A friend is going over their exploits from the night before and all of a sudden, they throw in a vague nickname instead of just saying what really happened. "Wait, you did what?" Or, you're out at a bar and your friend describes a potential conquest as a new slang term you've never heard of. You think to yourself: "What does that even mean?"

Never fear! We've put together a few definitions of the most common sex and dating slang terms to shed some light on the complex world of hook-ups and sexual encounters. After all, relationships are complicated enough already.

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A

Afternoon Delight: noun, a sexual encounter in the afternoon hours

Applebottom: noun, a well-endowed derriere

B

Booty Call: noun, a call - usually late at night and vague in nature - prompting another party to meet up solely for the purpose sex

Bootylicious: adjective, used to describe someone with a lot of "junk in the trunk"

Business, The: noun, a sexual encounter

Butterface: noun, a female who is attractive in every way "but her face"

C

Cling-on: noun, a needy person who frequently contacts a disinterested party to hang out

Creepin': verb, to heavily stare at another person who you find attractive

D

Drop In: verb, to drop in on someone's house or work place in an unexpected and usually inconvenient manner

Drunk Dial: verb, to call someone while intoxicated and leave an inappropriate and hilarious message if no one answers

E

Ex: noun, a person you were once romantically involved with but are no longer - if you are a patient and understanding person, you may still be friends with this person!

F

First Base: noun, the first step in a sexual encounter; usually involves kissing

Friends with Benefits: noun, a relationship involving both friendship and sex; usually very complicated

G

Getting Laid: verb, the act of engaging in sex

Girl Code: noun, a rule that allows girls to keep secrets from guys

Going Out: verb, to date someone exclusively

Grenade: noun, a person you find overweight and unattractive

Guy Code: noun, a rule that allows guys to keep secrets from girls

H

High-maintenance: adjective, used to describe someone who requires a lot of attention and work from their partner

Home: noun, aka fourth base aka intercourse

Hook-up: noun, a vague term that is used to describe anything from kissing to sex

J

Jacked: adjective, used to describe a person with large muscles

Just Casual: adjective; used to describe relationships where neither party is looking to go long-term

K

Kookah: noun, a playful name for female genitalia

L

Landmine: noun, used to describe someone you find thin but unattractive

Lover: noun, someone you have sexual relations with

P

Puppy Love: noun, the beginning stages of a relationship where two people are infatuated with one another

S

Second Base: noun, the second level towards intercourse; involving kissing and touching with hands only

Sext: verb, sending text messages with sexually explicit content

Shawty: noun, term commonly used to refer to the female sex

Smoosh: verb, the act of "smooshing" your body against another in the act of sex

Stud: noun, a male that you find very attractive

T

Third Base: noun, the third level towards sex; introduces oral sex to the mix

W

Wingman: noun, one that aids his/her friend in finding someone to have sexual relations with