Irish Escort Business: Irish Escort Lingo
The Irish escort business is full of lingo that might not be easily understandable to all, especially those new to the business. This is a guide to the meaning of various terms you may encounter in this business. We have included Irish escort and adult lingo, sex terms and regional slang.
A - Short for anal sex.
AC/DC - Slang for bisexual.
Active - In male/male sex the active partner is the one who performs anal penetration.
Age Play - Role play involving pretending to be a child.
A-Levels - UK / Irish euphemism for anal sex.
Anal - Short for anal sex.
Anal Sex - Using the rectum for sexual intercourse.
Around The World - Slang for kissing the entire body.
AWO - Acronym for anal without, meaning anal sex without a condom.
Backdoor - Slang for a woman's anus.
Bad Client - Term used by escorts / prostitutes to describe dangerous / violent or non-paying clients.
Bait & Switch - When a bad escort or escort agency uses photos of very attractive ladies that are not really available in their advertising, in order to 'reel' punters in.
Balls - Slang for the testicles.
Bareback - Slang for sex without a condom.
BBBJ - Acronym for bareback blow job, i.e. oral sex on man without a condom.
BBW - Acronym for big beautiful woman. Larger escorts often describe themselves as BBWs.
BDSM - This is a term which describes a number of related patterns of sexual behaviour. The major sub groupings are: Bondage (B), Bondage & Discipline (B&D), Domination & Submission (D&S, DS, D/S) and Sadism & Masochism (or Sadomasochism) (S&M, SM).
Beat the Meat - Slang for male masturbation.
Beaver - Slang for the vagina.
BJ - Acronym for blow job, meaning fellatio.
Bi - Short for bisexual.
Bi Curious - A term for someone who is curious about or willing to experiment with bisexual activities.
Bird - UK / Irish slang term for a woman.
Blow Job - Fellatio.
Blue Balls - Severe need to experience sexual orgasm in a male.
Bold - In Ireland bold means naughty.
Bondage - When restraints are placed on the body.
Bondage & Discipline - Also abbreviated to B&D. This could involve several sexual practices like bondage, slave training, corporal punishment and dominant / submissive role play.
Boner - Slang for an erection.
Boning - Slang for sexual intercourse.
Bottom - The sub in a sub / dom relationships or the male who receives anal penetration in a male/male relationship.
Box - Irish slang for the vagina.
Brasser - Slang for escort / prostitute. Unique to Dublin / Ireland.
Brazilian - A waxing where most or all the pubic hair is removed.
Brothel - A house of prostitution. In Ireland this word has negative connotations and brothels tend to market themselves as escort agencies.
Brown Showers - Another name for hardsports.
Bugger - To perform anal intercourse.
Bukkake - Sexual practice where several men ejaculate on the face of a woman.
Bumhole - Slang for the anus.
Bush - Slang for the female genital area, specifically pubic hair.
Call Girl - Not used much in Ireland, but this term means a high-class escort or prostitute who only works outcall.
Call Out - Term used in Ireland meaning outcall.
Call In - Term used in Ireland meaning incall.
Cat O' Nine Tails - A multi-thonged whip.
Cherry - Slang for the intact hymen of a virgin. Popping her cherry is breaking her virginity.
Clit - Short for clitoris.
CIM - Acronym for cum (ejaculate) in mouth.
Cock - Slang for penis.
Cock & Ball Torture - Also CBT. BDSM practice of attaining pleasure by inflicting / receiving painful stimulation to the male genitals.
COF - Acronym for cum (ejaculate) on face.
Coitus - Sexual intercourse.
Completion - Orgasm. For example, OWO to completion means oral sex without a condom until ejaculation.
Cowgirl - Position for sexual intercourse, the man on his back, the woman sitting on top.
Covered - Used when describing services, to mean with a condom.
CP - Acronym for corporal punishment.
Crack - Slang for the vagina or buttocks.
Cream - Slang for ejaculation / semen.
Creampie - Ejaculation into the vagina or anus without a condom.
Cross Dressing - Sometimes abbreviated to CD, means dressing up as the opposite sex, usually males dressing up as females.
Cum - Also come. Slang for orgasaming / ejaculation / semen.
Cunnilingus - Oral sex in which the mouth or tongue is used to stimulate the vulva and clitoris of a woman.
Cunt - Slang for the vagina (derogatory).
Daisy Chain - Sexual activities in which several people are stimulating each other's genitals simultaneously.
Deep Throat - A form of fellatio that involves accommodating the whole length of the penis in the mouth and throat.
Dick - Slang for penis.
Dildo - A sex toy, usually made of silicone, rubber or jelly, which is used to enhance sexual pleasure by insertion into the vagina or anus.
Discipline - See Bondage & Discipline
Dog - Irish slang for an unattractive woman (derogatory).
Doggie Style - Slang for a sexual position where the male penetrates the female from behind.
Dogging - UK and Ireland phenomena. People go to public places to have exhibitionistic sex so other people (voyeurs) can watch. See the E-I Swinging & Dogging section for further info.
Dogwide - Also Deadwide, Wide. Term used in Irish escort business to describe someone who knows the business well and is not to be taken for a fool. Made more popular following the launch of an Irish escort website called Dogwide.com in 2001.
Domination - Domination is where one partner dominates over the other. Escorts and other ladies in Ireland offering domination are offering to be a dominant partner. Also Dominant, Dom, Domme, Domina, Dominatrix - The person that is in charge. If the person is a male he is called a dominant or dom; if female she is called a domme, domina or dominatrix.
Double Penetration - When a woman is penetrated by two men simultaneously, one in the vagina and one in the anus.
Dungeon - A place for BDSM activities to go on in.
Dyke - Slang term for a lesbian.
Eating - Slang for vaginal oral sex.
Escort - A person who sells companionship.
Escort Agency - An agency with numerous escorts on its books.
Exhibitionist - A person who derives sexual gratification by displaying his or her body to others.
Face Sitting - Slang for the practice of a woman sitting on a man's face, smothering him.
Facial - This is where a man ejaculates over a female's face.
Fanny - Slang for vagina.
Family Jewels - Slang for the testicles.
Field Report - Also FR. A review of an experience with an escort or prostitute written by a client. See the E-I Escort Reviews section for escort reviews.
Fellatio - Kissing, nibbling, licking or sucking the penis.
Female Ejaculation - When a woman ejects fluid from her vagina during orgasm.
Fetish - An extreme sexual interest in a particular activity, object or a part of the body.
Fisting - The art of inserting the whole hand inside the vagina or anus.
Flagellation - Whipping or beating to sexual orgasm.
Flasher - A man who displays his genitals in public places.
Foot Fetish / Foot Worship - Sexual obsession towards feet or shoes.
Foreplay - Term used to describe sexual activity that takes place in the early stages of arousal.
French - French sex. Another term for fellatio.
French Kissing - A kiss with one or both partner's tongues inserted into the other's mouth.
Full Service - This generally means full sex and fellatio.
Full Sex - Vaginal intercourse.
GFE - Acronym for Girlfriend Experience. A GFE is where an escort or prostitute provides a girlfriend type experience, i.e. french kissing etc.
Gang-Bang - Sexual practice where a woman has vaginal intercourse with several men in succession.
Gigolo - Slang term used to describe a male escort / prostitute.
Give Head - To perform oral sex.
Go Down On - To perform oral sex.
Golden Shower - Watersports.
Greek - Anal sex.
Hand Job - Masturbation, particularly at the hands of another.
Hardsports - Also H/S. Defecation in a sexual context. Usually means the escort defecating over the client or for the client to watch.
Hard On - Slang for the state of male sexual arousal resulting in the erection and hardening of the penis.
Hole - Irish slang for vagina, e.g. male says, 'I got my hole', meaning he had sex.
Hooker - Prostitute.
Horny - Slang for being sexually aroused.
Humiliation - Humiliation in a sexual context, whereby one person gains arousal / excitement from being humiliated and demeaned.
Hustler - Prostitute that searches for customers, largely American term.
Incall - Escort booking where the client visits the escort. Opposite of outcall.
Independent Escort - An escort who works for herself, not an escort agency.
Infantilism - Infant-like behaviour in role play, e.g. wearing a nappy.
Lap Dancing - A form of adult entertainment popular in the UK and Ireland where a woman dances provocatively while wearing little or no clothing. See the E-I Lap Dancing section for further info.
Lash - Irish slang, a lash is a good-looking person.
Lay - To perform sexual intercourse.
Load - The fluid from an ejaculation.
Masochism - See Sadism & Masochism.
Massage - Rubbing, stroking or kneading a person's body, sometimes with oil, for sensual or sexual pleasure or to relieve stress, pain or stiffness.
Massage Parlour - Local Authority licensed premises in the UK where female masseuses offer massage and often prostitution services too. For more info, see the E-I guide to Massage Parlours & Saunas.
Masturbation - Sexual stimulation of one's own or another's sexual organs, usually with the hands, but also with other parts of the body or with objects.
Mature - A term used to describe an older women in the adult world. In Ireland, escorts as young as 30+ will often describe themselves as mature.
Ménage à Trois - Three people engaging in sexual activity together, often involving a couple and an outside lover.
Minger - Irish slang for an unattractive woman (derogatory).
Missionary Position / Mish - A position during sexual intercourse where the man is on top of the woman and lying between her legs.
Mistress - A woman who takes control in SM role play.
MMF - A male-male-female threesome.
Muff - Irish slang for vagina.
O-Levels - UK / Irish euphemism for oral sex.
Oral - Short for oral sex.
Oral Sex - Either fellatio or cunnilingus but usually the former in the context of escort talk.
Orgasm - The climax of sexual excitement, usually involving rhythmic contractions of the pelvis and genital muscles, which produces highly pleasurable sensations throughout the body. In the male it is usually accompanied by ejaculation.
OTK - Over the knee (spanking).
Outcall - Where the escort visits the client at his home or hotel. Opposite of incall.
OWO - Acronym for oral without. Means the woman performs oral sex on the man without a condom.
Passive - In male/male sex the passive partner is the one who receives anal penetration.
Peeping Tom - A person who derives sexual satisfaction from watching others undress or engage in sexual activity. Also known as a voyeur.
Pearl Necklace - A male ejaculating over a female's breasts / shoulders / neck.
Phone Sex - Talking dirty and / or the act of mutual masturbation or fondling while talking on the telephone.
Pimp - A person who inducts and / or manages prostitutes.
POA - Acronym for price on application. Term often used in escort advertisements where escort doesn't publish her rates.
Pro - Prostitute.
Prostitution / Prostitute - The practice of engaging in sexual activities in exchange for money. A person who engages in such activity is known as a prostitute.
Provider - Prostitute.
PSE - Acronym for porn star experience, meaning seeing an escort or prostitute who is a porn star.
Punter - An escort or prostitute client
Pussy - Slang for vagina.
Quickie - A very brief sex act.
Red Light District - An area of a city or town where prostitution services are easily available.
Rent Boy - A male prostitute, often young, who provides gay sexual services.
Reverse - Means the opposite way round to that which is most common between an escort or prostitute and her client. For example, reverse oral means cunnilingus.
Ride - Irish slang for sexual intercourse. A good-looking person can also be called a ride.
Rimming - The practice of licking or sucking the anus of a partner.
RLD - Acronym for red light district.
Role Play - To act out a fantasy or desire with a partner, e.g. boss and secretary, teacher and pupil, nurse and patient.
Rubber - Slang for condom.
Russian - Slang for thrusting penis between a woman's breasts, simulating intercourse.
Sadism & Masochism / Sadomasochism / SM / S&M - A form of sexual practice in which pleasure is gained from a combination of sadism and masochism. Sadism is a form of sexual practice in which a person gains pleasure from inflicting pain on another. Masochism is a form of sexual behaviour in which a person derives sexual pleasure from feeling pain, or having humiliation or domination inflicted on them.
Scat - Any sexual practice that involves faeces. Also see hardsports.
Screw - Slang for the act of sexual intercourse.
Sex - On its own usually means vaginal intercourse.
Sex Slave - A person consensually choosing to be a slave in the BDSM sense or a victim of trafficking.
Sex Worker - One who is paid for providing sex or sexually arousing conditions, including prostitution, striptease, lap dancing, commercial phone sex, and erotic massage.
Sex Toys - Devices that are designed to give or increase sexual pleasure, e.g. vibrators.
Shag - Irish slang for the act of sexual intercourse.
Slag - UK / Irish slang for a dislikeable promiscuous woman (derogatory).
Slapper - Irish slang for a woman who has or who has had many sexual partners (derogatory).
Slave - A submissive that is involved in a slave / master fantasy.
Slave Training - The instruction of a submissive in a dominant's preference. The submissive's behaviour is hereby conditioned.
Slut - Slang for a woman who has or who has had many sexual partners (derogatory).
Snogging - French kissing.
Snowballing - The act of transferring semen from one mouth to another.
Sodomy - Anal intercourse.
Solicit / Soliciting - To offer sexual services in return for money, especially in a public place.
Spanking - Spanking another for the sexual gratification of either or both parties.
Spank the Monkey - Irish slang for act of male masturbation.
Spoons - A position for sexual intercourse, both partners lying on their side, with the man behind the woman.
Spunk - Slang for semen.
Squirt - Slang for female ejaculation.
Stallion - A male who possesses a very large penis.
Straight sex - Vaginal intercourse.
Strap On - A dildo that is worn around the waist by a female, via a strap, in order to perform anal sex on a male.
Streetwalker - A street prostitute.
Stud - A male who is in great demand as a sex partner.
Submissive / Sub - A submissive is a partner who allows the other to dominate over him / her. Ladies that say they are submissive are offering to be a submissive partner.
Sub / Dom - Sexual practices in which partners take defined dominant and submissive roles.
Suck off - To perform oral intercourse on the penis.
Sugar Daddy - A man who keeps a younger person for sexual favours.
Swallows - Means that the woman swallows the man's cum.
Swinging - Partner swapping and sharing within groups of friends or associates. Swinging may involve singles or couples having sex play in pairs or groups, in front of each other or in private. See E-I's Swinging & Dogging section for further info.
Switch hitter - A bi-sexual.
Tart - A woman who has or who has had many sexual partners or is an escort / prostitute (normally derogatory but not always offensive).
Tea Bagging - The act of placing the testicles in the mouth of a partner.
Timewaster - A term escorts use to describe clients who make enquiries and bookings with no intention of following through.
TLC - Acronym for tender loving care.
Top - The dom in a sub / dom relationships or the male who gives anal penetration in a male/male relationship.
Touring Escort - An escort who is only touring the area she is available in temporarily.
Trafficking - Trafficking is where vulnerable women and girls in foreign countries are duped into travelling to another country in order to work as prostitutes. For more information on trafficking, see our Human Trafficking section.
Training - Slave training.
Trick - Slang for sexual services performed by a prostitute. Turning a Trick is the act of performing a sexual act for money.
Uncovered - Without a condom
Uncut - Term used to describe an uncircumcised penis.
Uniforms - Escorts that advertise 'uniforms' are saying they have uniforms they can dress up in for clients, e.g. schoolgirl, policewoman / bean garda, nurse.
Vacuum cleaner - One who applies great suction during oral sex.
Vanilla Sex - Refers to what society regards as standard or conventional sexual behaviour. Often used to describe sex with no kinky elements or missionary position sex.
Vibrator - Sex aid, powered by mains electricity or batteries, that vibrates rhythmically to produce sensual pleasure.
Vice Squad - A police unit set up to specifically target prostitution.
Voyeur - A person who enjoys and becomes sexually aroused by watching others undress or engage in sexual activities.
Watersports - Also W/S. Urination in a sexual context. Usually means the escort urinating over the client or for the client to watch.
WG - Working girl.
Whore - An escort, prostitute or sex worker (derogatory).
With - Usually means 'with a condom'
Without - Usually means 'without a condom'.
Working Girl - An escort, prostitute or sex worker.
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