make love

[make love] {v. phr.} 1. To be warm, loving, and tender towardsomeone of the opposite sex; try to get him or her to love you too.

There was moonlight on the roses and he made love to her in the porchswing.

2. To have sexual relations with (someone).

It is rumoredthat Alfred makes love to every girl he hires as a secretary.