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sixty-nine

[siks-tee-nahyn] /ˈsɪks tiˈnaɪn/
noun
1.
a cardinal number, 60 plus 9.
2.
a symbol for this number, as 69 or LXIX.
3.
a set of this many persons or things.
4.
Slang: Vulgar. simultaneous oral-genital sexual activity between two partners.
adjective
5.
amounting to 69 in number.
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British Dictionary definitions for sixty-nine

sixty-nine

noun
1.
another term for soixante-neuf
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Word Origin and History for sixty-nine
n.

in sexual sense, 1888, as a translation of French faire soixante neuf, literally "to do 69." So called from the similarity of positions to the arrangement of the numerals.

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Slang definitions & phrases for sixty-nine

sixty-nine

noun

Simultaneous oral sex between two persons, whose reciprocally inverse positions suggest the numeral 69 (1888+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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