pop (one's) cherry

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pop (one's) cherry

1. vulgar slang (of someone else) To have sexual intercourse with a virgin, especially a female. Before you go popping a girl's cherry, you had better make damn sure that you're both totally ready to sleep with each other.
2. vulgar slang (of oneself) To have sexual intercourse for the first time. There is nothing wrong with waiting until you're absolutely ready before you pop your cherry. Too many people try to pressure you into it from too young an age.
3. vulgar slang (of oneself) To do something for the first time, especially that which is particularly daunting, difficult, dangerous, or illegal. Somebody pass Marcus the joint, he still needs to pop his cherry tonight! For her birthday, I bought my friend Samantha a voucher so she could pop her cherry sky diving.
See also: cherry, pop

pop someone's cherry

have sexual intercourse with a girl or woman who is a virgin. informal
See also: cherry, pop
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Through it all, Twisp remains eminently relatable, even admirably proactive in his pursuit of Sheeni, and despite having popped his cherry in at least three previous films, Cera still comes across as asexual enough to excuse the character's carnally motivated misdeeds.
In a testament to his popularity, 1,200 people showed up at this remote location to cheer him on as he popped his cherry.
When Andy's pals discover he's never popped his cherry, they decide to do something about it.
The school spanner had at last popped his cherry - but with a man.
Unknown to his workmates, the poor chap has never popped his cherry and instead of wooing the gals, he spends his evenings reading horror comics, playing videogames and collecting action figures.