AFTERPLAY By N., Sam M.S. - 35 noun. Loving care and sexual or romantic behavior that follows an orgasm attained via sexual activity. AFTERPLAY: "Afterplay is thought to be more commonly preferred among the female sex, whereas more men tend to go to sleep following orgasm." Related Psychology Terms SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) HOMOSEXUALITY (Female) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) CHILD PSYCHIATRY Dissociative Identity Disorder HOMOSEXUALITY (Male) SATYRIASIS (Satyrism) HOMOSEXUALITY (ETIOLOGY AND THERAPY) DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) ORGONE THERAPY (Vegetother- apy) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "AFTERPLAY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/afterplay/ (accessed July 2, 2022).