second base

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second base (singular only)

  1. (baseball) The base opposite home plate in a baseball infield.
    The runner slid into second base with a double.
  2. (singular only, US, colloquial) Touching a partner under his or her clothes, without having sex.[1]
    • 2011 November 3, “The Isolation Permutation”, in The Big Bang Theory, season 5, episode 8, spoken by Amy Farrah Fowler (Mayim Bialik):
      How about this? French kissing. Seven minutes in heaven, culminating in second base.


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  1. ^ get to second base” in the Cambridge English Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.