What does sex drive mean?

Definitions for sex drive
sex drive

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word sex drive.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sex drivenoun

    a physiological need for sexual activity

    "testosterone is responsible for the male sex drive"


  1. sex drivenoun

    The tendency or instinct of animals to have sexual intercourse.


  1. Sex Drive

    Sex Drive is a song by British band Dead or Alive from their 1995 album Nukleopatra. The single was a minor hit in Australia, where it peaked at number 52 in March 1997. The song was originally released by Glam, with the lead singer of Dead or Alive, Pete Burns, as a guest vocalist, in 1994, but it was re-recorded and remixed for the group's album Nukleopatra.


  1. sex drive

    Sex drive, also known as libido, refers to a person's desire or inclination for sexual activity. It is a biological and emotional urge to engage in sexual behavior and can vary greatly among individuals. It can be influenced by both psychological factors such as stress or relationship issues, and physiological factors like hormone levels or certain medical conditions.


  1. Sex Drive

    Sex Drive is a 2008 sex comedy film about a high school graduate who goes on a cross-country road trip to hook up with a girl he met online. It is based on the novel All the Way, by Andy Behrens. The film was directed by Sean Anders, and stars Josh Zuckerman, Clark Duke, Amanda Crew, and Katrina Bowden. James Marsden and Seth Green appear in supporting roles. It was released in North America on October 17, 2008, and in the United Kingdom on January 9, 2009.

Matched Categories

How to pronounce sex drive?

How to say sex drive in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sex drive in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sex drive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of sex drive in a Sentence

  1. Stefan Rowniak:

    Trans men take testosterone, and testosterone really, really will increase the sex drive.

  2. Sari Locker:

    For a powerful, innovative man, tapping into his sexual thoughts might be a great source of energy, he has figured out how to harness the power of his sex drive to create cars.

  3. Kate Thomas:

    Women in long term relationships lose their sex drive more readily than men.

  4. Scott Sullivan:

    But then they feel like they're menopausal. The feel dry, lose sex drive.

  5. Alissa Vitti:

    Too much cortisol equals lower testosterone, sex drive and response.

Translations for sex drive

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for sex drive »


Find a translation for the sex drive definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"sex drive." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 2 Dec. 2023. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/sex+drive>.

Discuss these sex drive definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for sex drive? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of

    sex drive

    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    • A. witless
    • B. reassuring
    • C. victimised
    • D. suspicious

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for sex drive: