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Definition of sexe

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1. sex [ n ] activities associated with sexual intercourse
Examples: "they had sex in the back seat"

Used in print:

(The Providence Journal...)

Instead - and not just to prove my objectivity - I hasten to report that it 's a highly amusing film which probably does a fairly accurate job of reporting on the Easter vacation shenanigans of collegians down in Fort_Lauderdale , and that it seems to come_to_grips quite honestly with the moral problem that most commonly vexes youngsters in this age_group - that_is_to_say , sex .

(Tristram Coffin, Not to the Swift....)

What does a monk know about sex '' ?

(Guy Bolton, The Olympians....)

`` Sex is overpriced '' , he said .

`` The gods seemed to think sex pretty important '' , she rebutted .

(James Thurber, "The Future, If Any, of Comedy,"...)

`` I should say it is the turning of courts of law into veritable theatres for sex dramas , involving clergymen and parishioners , psychiatrists and patients .

Synonyms sex sexual_activity sex_activity sexual_practice Related Terms bodily_process reproduction conception sexual_intercourse coupling heterosexuality bestiality bisexuality safe_sex outercourse perversion promiscuity autoeroticism lechery homosexuality carnal_abuse sexual_love bondage foreplay pleasure arouse homosexual heterosexual

2. sex [ n ] either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided
Examples: "the war between the sexes"

Used in print:

(S. Idell Pyle, et al., Onsets, Completions, and...)

The Maturity Chart for each sex demonstrates clearly that Onset is a phenomenon of infancy and early_childhood whereas Completion is a phenomenon of the later portion of adolescence .

Second , for both sexes , the 21 transverse lines in the Onset Profile vary more in individual spread than those in the Completion Profile .

The difference between the sequence of Onset of ossification for the sexes governs the numbering sequence in Figures 3 and 4 .

(Robert Heinlein, Stranger in a Strange Land....)

A Tibetan swami from Palermo , Sicily , announced in Beverly_Hills a newly discovered , ancient yoga discipline for ripple breathing which increased both pranha and cosmic attraction between sexes .

Synonyms sex Related Terms class

3. sex [ v ] tell the sex (of young chickens)

Synonyms sex Related Terms distinguish

4. sex [ n ] all of the feelings resulting from the urge to gratify sexual impulses
Examples: "he wanted a better sex life" "the film contained no sex or violence"

Synonyms sexual_urge sex Related Terms feeling arouse

5. sex [ v ] stimulate sexually
Examples: "This movie usually arouses the male audience"

Synonyms wind_up sex turn_on excite arouse Related Terms stimulate tempt turn-on

6. sex [ n ] the properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles
Examples: "she didn't want to know the sex of the foetus"

Synonyms gender sexuality sex Related Terms physiological_property maleness androgyny femaleness female male sexual asexual androgynous

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