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one-night stand

A popular term for a single, once-off sexual encounter.
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Subsequent interviews focused on one-night stands that had taken place within the last 2-years.
Sex in a long-term relationship is different to a one-night stand.
To test the theory, a total of 1 743 men and women who had experienced a one-night stand were asked to rate both their positive and negative feelings the following morning, in an Internet survey.
He claimed she made up the story because she regretted having a one-night stand and felt used.
Andrea, from Birmingham, said: "He assured me it was a one-off, one-night stand and that we could get over it.
Psychologists say a string of one-night stands is a sign of low esteem and in Edwina's case they were right - during sex she imagined SHE was someone else.
2 inches) had more sexual partners and more one-night stands than women with hips under 31 centimeters (12.
While his mother made clear that Ryan was only available for one-night stands in an interview with ESPN magazine, he proved that his mother's statements were correct by saying he was looking forward to "partying and hook-ups" at the Olympic village.
Frizzy-haired Zoe is a San Francisco animator whose gnawing loneliness manifests in social ineptitude, babblesome speech patterns and a love life of one-night stands and zero return calls.
NORTHERN lasses are twice as likely to have one-night stands than girls in the South, a new poll reveals.
Ashley Judd gives one of her very best performances as hard-working, self-destructive Lucy, a southern small-town woman struggling with a personal life that has been reduced to a spiral of drunken one-night stands.