Blow job
loke6427
Does anyone know what the words
Blow Job
Suck Dick
Give me head
mean? like what are the orgins of these words?
AdSumADS
As phrases for fellatio, the semantic connections should be fairly straight-forward. Where the mouth is associated with breathing actions, to suck and to blow, the activity of erotic, oral stimulation of the penis took on these verbs. "Job" was probably quite literal, stemming from prostitution which might include a "hand job" (manual stimulation) or a "blow job" as menu items. "Dick" refers to the penis. "To give head" is elliptical for "to give erotic genital stimulation using one's head [the mouth, in particular]." It can refer to cunnilingus as well, but more rarely, and does not refer to anilingus or other behavior such as licking one's testicles. "Dick" has referred to the penis for several centuries in England, likely as simply an arbitrary, masculine nickname, since "John Thomas" is another, fairly common euphemism. Slang is such to have entered language orally (excuse the pun) long before record is kept and so can be measurably dated, but the particular phrases strike me quite modern constructions and I'd venture don't go back more than about 100 years or so, if that.
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