What bridged the discordant sexual appetites of the newly weds was their enthusiastic polymorphous approach to role-playing in the bedroom.


  1. Having, or assuming, a variety of forms, characters, or styles.
  2. (Biology) Having, or occurring in, several distinct forms.
  3. (Chemistry) Crystallizing in two or more different form


multiform, polymorphic, protean


  • ˌpä-lē-ˈmȯr-fəs


From Latin polymorphus, from Ancient Greek polúmorphos, from polús and morphḗ.

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