The story of an imaginary word that managed to sneak past our editors and enter the dictionary.
4 Myths About Virginity
Although typically applied to women, like English, it is also applied to men, in both cases specifically denoting absence of sexual experience. In the latter usage, virgin means uninitiated. Aquinas went further, emphasizing that acts other than copulation destroy virginity, and clarifying that involuntary sexual pleasure does not destroy virginity. What about penetration with a toy? Retrieved from " https: A person may also have a virgin complex directed towards oneself. Volume 2 of Routledge research in medieval studies.