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sext

1. noun A sexually-explicit text message, often including a photo. I was mortified when my mom saw the sext my boyfriend had sent me.
2. verb To send someone such a message. I was mortified when my mom caught me sexting my boyfriend.
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ca/lots-of-sexting-can-wreck-a-romance) told Folio that he thinks people who sext a lot might be putting too much focus on the sexual part of their relationship and not enough focus on other important areas.
Almost 79% of teens reported that they would be very unlikely to sext a boyfriend or girlfriend.
sexting during substance use, being forced to sext both by partner and friends, and sharing sexts with strangers).
A disproportionately large percentage of participants (77%), relative to comparable research, reported sending sext messages (n - 394).
Though it may sound counterintuitive, affirming teens' right to sext helps protect them from privacy violations," Hasinoff argues.
To conduct this study of privacy norms, we designed an online survey involving two sexting scenarios with a series of yes or no questions for each about whether the creator of a sext expects privacy and whether it is OK for the recipient to distribute the image under various circumstances.
While the main reason young adults indicated that they sext was to be "fun or flirtations," to send a "sexy present," or to respond to a sexually provocative message or image they received (Sex and Tech, 2008), some participated less willingly.
Echoing comments by Fraser from Girls Action Foundation, a YouTube commentator on CBC's Sext Up Kids [24] accuses society of slut shaming and not accepting adolescent sexuality.
Overall, 28% of the teens reported sending a naked picture of themselves via text or e-mail (a "sext"), and 31% reported asking someone to send them a sext.
37) Furthermore, minors may not consider the fact that what they transmit will not remain private since a sext message can easily be circulated.
With so many people being self-conscious about expressing themselves sexually, using their mobile phones to sext is an easy way for them to convey themselves without being shy.
3) Although just over two-thirds of those teens meant those images for their boyfriend or girlfriend, 25 percent of teen girls and 33 percent of teen boys admit they have had sext messages meant for someone else shared with them.
Oklahoma State linebacker Andre Sext on, right, moves in to tackle Colorado tailback Rodney Stewart in the third quarter Thursday.