Coition vs Cohabit - What's the difference?

coition | cohabit |


As a noun coition

is sexual intercourse.

As a verb cohabit is

to reside with another as if married or as a married couple.

coition

English

Noun

(-)
  • Sexual intercourse.
  • Synonyms

    * coitus

    cohabit

    English

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To reside with another as if married or as a married couple.
  • To coexist in common environs with.
  • (archaic) To engage in sexual intercourse; see coition.
  • Synonyms

    * cohabitate