Sex Toy Glossary
A string of small balls on a string. Designed to be inserted into the anus and pulled out to create sexual stimulation.
Ben-Wa Balls/Vibro Balls
A pair of large marbles with ball bearings inside that roll around and create subtle vibrations when inserted into the vagina.
A life-size doll often sold as a novelty, but ostensibly for use as a surrogate partner.
A dildo specially designed for insertion into the anus. Usually has a flared base to prevent it from going in too far.
A vibrator that is designed to be worn against the body via straps.
An amazingly realistic, flesh-like material often used in the manufacture of sex toys.
Any cylindrically shaped object used for sexual stimulation (usually via insertion).
Double Dildo (Double Dong)
A double-ended dildo. Can be used by two individuals simultaneously.
A strap of leather, rubber or metal that is placed around the base of the penis (and sometimes, testicles) to promote firmer erections and for decoration.
A device designed to be attached to the end of the penis, giving the appearance of greater length.
A condom with extra latex, plastic or rubber attachments. Should be used as a novelty only. Usually not certified for birth control or disease prevention.
Used to attach a strap-on.
A form of PVC most similar to plastic. A material commonly used in the manufacture of sex toys.
Lotion that is designed to enhance "slipperiness." Can be used for intercourse or masturbation. Highly recommended for post-menopausal women and condom users.
A euphemism for a sex toy.
A vibrator that is sold to relax sore muscles.
A device used by men to assist in masturbation. Often shaped like a vagina, in which case it is known as a sleeve.
Small clips designed to be attached to the nipples. Often attached with a chain.
A vacuum erection device. After inserting the penis, a suction is applied, drawing the blood into the penis, creating an erection (often of a more engorged size than usual).
Prosthetic Penis Attachment. See Extender.
A dildo modeled after an actual penis.
Sexual Aid/Sex Toy
A catch-all term for any device used for sexual stimulation.
An expensive, quality material used to make high-end toys.
A dildo or vibrator that is attached via a harness (generally in the genital region).
Any device that uses batteries or AC current to create a vibration. Most often used by women to stimulate the clitoris.