Definitions for unsexʌnˈsɛks
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word unsex
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to deprive of sexual power; spay or castrate.
to deprive or divest of the qualities deemed appropriate for one's sex.
Category: Psychology, Common Vocabulary
Origin of unsex:
deprive of sex or sexual powers
remove the qualities typical of one's sex
"She unsexed herself"
sterilize, sterilise, desex, unsex, desexualize, desexualise, fix(verb)
"in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized"
To deprive of sexual attributes or characteristics
to deprive of sex, or of qualities becoming to one's sex; esp., to make unfeminine in character, manners, duties, or the like; as, to unsex a woman
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