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make love

This page is about the euphemism make love


to have sex

For example

  • I'll never forget the first time I made love.

  • My husband doesn't make love to me as often as he used to.

This is one of many euphemisms for having sex. Others include "sleep together", "spend the night together", "go to bed", etc.

Quick Quiz

Just before making love, most people

a. go dancing

b. get married

c. kiss and cuddle

Contributor: Matt Errey