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What Your Sex Noises Really Mean
These Are The Sexiest Sounds People Make During Sex, Survey Finds
Plus, why being authentic in your moan-making can make sex even hotter. Moan or mew. Grunt, groan, gasp, or gurgle. Scream or [insert sound of silence].
Why Do We Make So Much Noise During Sex?
A lot can happen during sex. You can get an orgasm, fall in love, or even start a new life. But there are plenty of other, less pleasant or weird things that happen during sex as well, and unfortunately for us, they're pretty much destined to happen at some point in our sexual lives.
Humans are a noisy bunch when it comes to sex. But have you ever wondered why? The technical term for the noises we make during sex is copulatory vocalizations.