get (one's) oats

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get (one's) oats

slang To have sexual intercourse, especially frequently. Primarily heard in UK. Bill is hardly ever home anymore—he must be getting his oats now that he's single again.
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get your oats

have sexual intercourse. informal
1965 William Dick A Bunch of Ratbags I was kissing her excitedly and passionately… Cookie, you're gonna get your oats tonight for sure, I thought to myself.
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get your ˈoats

(British English, informal) have sex regularly
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Steven gets suspicious when his and Emily's (Gwyneth Paltrow) almost loveless existence becomes even more icy, so he hires a detective to watch his beautiful wife's every move and once he establishes that she is in fact getting her oats elsewhere, finds out all he can about her lover David Shaw (Viggo Mortensen).