Definition of mating:
lovemaking, copulation, join, intercourse, breeder, trades union, union, coupler, sex, marriage, sex act, breed, fertile, breeding, coupling, junction, spousal relationship, conjunction, couple, yoke, matrimony, conjugation, commerce, pairing, trade union, sexual relations, jointure, coitus, colligation, sum, congress, brotherhood, courtship, conglutination, estrus, asexual reproduction, sexual union, wedlock, relations, uniting, fecund, labor union, breeding ground, coition, unification.
It was true that in her heart, she had not been mortally stricken before; true, as Selma Cross had so bitterly declared, that a woman is not stayed from mating with a man because a sister has suffered at his hands.- "She Buildeth Her House", Will Comfort.
To the birds the joy of mating and nesting; to the roots and seeds in the dark, cold earth warmth and moisture and a resurrection morn; and to the ancients of the forest a vesture as fresh as that which clothes the sapling of the spring.- "Clover and Blue Grass", Eliza Calvert Hall.
- "The Mad Planet", Murray Leinster.