forepleasure

forepleasure
\\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷\ noun
Etymology: fore- + pleasure
: pleasurable excitement (as that induced by stimulation of erogenous zones) that tends to lead to or release a more intense emotional reaction (as in orgasm) — compare endpleasure

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/fawr"plezh'euhr, fohr"-/, n.
the aggregate of pleasurable sensations that lead to a heightened physical or emotional response, as of those aroused in sexual intercourse that lead to an orgasm.
[1905-10; FORE- + PLEASURE, as trans. of G Vorlust]

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  • endpleasure — end·plea·sure ( )en(d) plezh ər, plāzh n pleasurable excitement that results from the release of tensions at the culmination of an act (as orgasm in sexual intercourse) compare FOREPLEASURE …   Medical dictionary

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