Donna Freitas' new book 'The End of Sex-How Hookup Culture Is Leaving a Generation Unhappy, Sexually Unfulfilled, and Confused About Intimacy,' said that "amid the seemingly endless partying lies a thick layer of melancholy, insecurity and isolation that no one can seem to shake.
What does HU stand for?
HU stands for Hookup
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- Science, medicine, engineering, etc.
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We have 10 other meanings of HU in our Acronym Attic
- Helicopter Utility Squadron (US Navy Aviation unit designation used in from 1948 to 1965)
- Hell-Unleashed (gaming, Diablo II)
- High Usage
- Hiroshima University (Japan)
- Hofstra University
- Hokies United (Virginia Tech)
- Hokkaido University
- Hollins University (Roanoke, VA)
- Hollywood Undead
- Hooking Up
Samples in periodicals archive:
Researchers from Binghamton University and The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender and Reproduction at Indiana University, collaborated on a comprehensive academic review of the sexual hookup culture.
When using a personal ad, "small talk" is virtually unnecessary which is ideal for advertisers who are seeking one time sexual encounters, due to the anonymity and lack of conversation needed to create the meeting or hookup (Tewksbury, 1996; Polley and Tewksbury, 2007).
But there is a stigma among guys about critiquing hookup culture.
Previous approvals for a sewer hookup and a sewer extension raised concerns by the state Department of Conservation and Recreation, which claims the town is exceeding its sewage flow allotment.
have given the NSA a direct hookup to their huge databases of communications records.
The work facilities had limited electrical access and were without telephone or computer hookups.
Residents of the working-class neighborhood of small stucco homes and white picket fences have eagerly awaited the sewer hookup that most Angelenos take for granted.