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
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