Encyclopedia > Frotteurism

  Article Content


In the context of human sexual behavior, frottage or frotteurism is the act of obtaining sexual gratification by rubbing one's (clothed or naked) body against another person. Frottage carries a connotation of 'anonymous and discreet rubbing' in a public place - like on a crowded train. The contact may be mutual or a one-way exchange. A person who practices frotteurism is known as a frotteur.

As with most other sexual practices, frottage with a non-consenting person is regarded as a form of sexual assault in most jurisdictions.

All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
  Featured Article
Holtsville, New York

... to 44, 23.9% from 45 to 64, and 6.9% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 96.1 males. For every 100 females age ...

This page was created in 23.3 ms