Baseball euphemisms dating


A red card was significant and most likely a deal breaker.While on the prowl, if one of the two was failing to make a pick up, the other would say "cross it" to mean that it was now his turn to make a move. Doesn't parallel the baseball euphemisms but it gives you an idea of what is likely out there in the dating pool today.Please feel free to add any others I’ve missed in the comments section below. The meaning “sphere of activity or influence” is cited from 1963.



Other sports -- soccer, rugby, polo, cricket -- are likely more common.Nobody really cared much for where the metaphor came from, then again, this could be due to it being a girls-only school.Now, a lot of people in my environment refer to the act of first intercourse with a new person by saying they "scored", e.g.These two could be the two most widespread uses of this word.

It is considered very rude to use this for sexual activity.

Foul of the third base line: Anal sex (fill in your won "Foul Ball" pun here.) Left outfield: 2outfielders1glove.


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    Apr 4, 2011. If first base is kissing, then are milder forms of endearment e.g. demure gazing, holding hands, cuddling, etc. considered “stepping up to the plate”? Or is “stepping up to the plate” simply going on the date? If she sticks her tongue in your mouth, shouldn't that be like an extreme “deep into left field” vs. a.…
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    In baseball, "four-bagger" is a euphemism for a home run, since the batter who hits a home run touches all four bags or bases, including home plate. A "four-bagger" in baseball may also mean any combination of hits and errors in one at-bat where the batter touches all four bases a triple and an error, for example, a double.…
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    Jun 23, 2015. Among American adolescents, baseball bases can be used as euphemisms for the degree of physical intimacy achieved in sexual encounters or. New York Times article; however, the same dictionary claims that screwball actually originated as the name of a type of delivery in cricket, dating back to 1866.…
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    Deal breaker. While on the prowl, if one of the two was failing to make a pick up, the other would say "cross it" to mean that it was now his turn to make a move. Pretty classy, those two guys. Doesn't parallel the baseball euphemisms but it gives you an idea of what is likely out there in the dating pool today.…