lose (one's) cherry

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lose (one's) cherry

1. vulgar slang To have sexual intercourse for the first time. There is nothing wrong with waiting until you're absolutely ready before you lose your cherry. Too many people try to pressure you into it from too young an age.
2. vulgar slang To do something for the first time, often that which is particularly daunting, difficult, dangerous, illicit, etc. Somebody pass Marcus the joint, he still needs to lose his cherry tonight! For her birthday, I bought my friend Samantha a voucher so she could lose her cherry sky diving.
See also: cherry, lose
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More barrelscraping from Channel 4's sewers as the inaccurately named 40 Year Old Virgins attempted to help a 45-year-old and a 29-year-old lose their cherries.
Meanwhile, Bournemouth supporters can lose their Cherries at the club's dinner and dance, at which you can sample tantalisingly erotic fare like "artichoke love pillows", "prawn with love sauce" and "sexy swan swimming in a pool of white chocolate" before "tearing yourselves apart for last orders at 12.