Among American adolescents , baseball metaphors for sex are often used as euphemisms for the degree of physical intimacy achieved in sexual encounters or relationships. Among the most commonly used metaphors are the bases describing levels of physical intimacy generally from a heterosexual perspective. Definitions vary, but the following are typical usages of the terms: Additionally, there are two metaphors used to refer to men who have sex with men:. The metaphors are found variously in popular American culture, with one well-known example in the Meat Loaf song " Paradise by the Dashboard Light ", which describes a young couple " making out ", with a voice-over commentary , by baseball announcer Phil Rizzuto , of a portion of a baseball game as a metaphor for the couple's activities.
A Chinese Take on the Baseball Metaphor for Sex and Dating
What do the bases in dating mean - Remi Owadokun
What are “the bases”?
But relationship bases are very much real. You should know there is no official definition for what each base represents. But funny enough, people seem to understand what each base represents without any official stamp of approval.
Figure if anything, we can sort it out together as we move along. Here goes! Now depending on how far into this we get, I think this is like kissing.