What does sexual mean?

Definitions for sexualˈsɛk ʃu əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sexual(adj)

    of or relating to or characterized by sexuality

    "sexual orientation"; "sexual distinctions"

  2. sexual(adj)

    having or involving sex

    "sexual reproduction"; "sexual spores"

  3. intimate, sexual(adj)

    involved in a sexual relationship

    "the intimate (or sexual) relations between husband and wife"; "she had been intimate with many men"; "he touched her intimate parts"

Wiktionary

  1. sexual(Noun)

    A species which reproduces by sexual rather than asexual reproduction, or a member of such a species.

  2. sexual(Noun)

    A person who experiences sexual attraction, a person who has interest in or desire for sex .

  3. sexual(Adjective)

    Of or relating to sexuality.

  4. Origin: From sexualis, from sexus; see sex.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sexual(adj)

    of or pertaining to sex, or the sexes; distinguishing sex; peculiar to the distinction and office of male or female; relating to the distinctive genital organs of the sexes; proceeding from, or based upon, sex; as, sexual characteristics; sexual intercourse, connection, or commerce; sexual desire; sexual diseases; sexual generation

  2. Origin: [L. sexualis, fr. sexus sex: cf. F. sexuel.]

Freebase

  1. Sexual

    "Sexual" is a song by Die Toten Hosen. It's a single and the fifth track from the album Love, Peace & Money. The song is narrated by a man, who tries to hit on a woman, warning her that his intentions are purely sexual, nothing romantic.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sexual' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1465

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sexual' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3261

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'sexual' in Adjectives Frequency: #176

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sexual in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sexual in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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