What does sexy mean?

Definitions for sexy
ˈsɛk sisexy

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sexyadjective

    marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest

    "feeling sexy"; "sexy clothes"; "sexy poses"; "a sexy book"; "sexy jokes"

  2. aphrodisiac, aphrodisiacal, sexyadjective

    exciting sexual desire


  1. sexyadjective

    Having sexual appeal; suggestive of sex.

    The participants in the swimsuit competition are all very sexy.

  2. sexyadjective

    interesting, attractive or appealing.


  1. Sexy

    Sexy Ladies" is the lead single from Ray Js album For the Love of Ray J.


  1. sexy

    Sexy is an adjective used to describe something or someone who is sexually attractive, desirable, alluring, or provocative in a sensual way. It often refers to physical attractiveness, but can also encompass personality traits, confidence, and overall appeal. The perception of something or someone as sexy is subjective and can vary depending on cultural, personal, and individual preferences.


  1. Sexy

    Sexy is a novel by Joyce Carol Oates. First published in 2005, it is her fourth book written for young adults. The book's themes of pedophilia, homosexuality, and pre-marital sex as well as its adult language have caused it to be the source of attempts to ban the book from school libraries.

Editors Contribution

  1. Sexy

    The word sexy is an adjective word. It can be used in several different ways. You can use it to describe a person or item (e.g., she looks sexy tonight, or they are sexy lace underwear). It can be used to describe a feeling. (e.g., she was feeling sexy in her red dress). The word can also be used to describe a place or thing in a non-sexual way. When used this way it conveys more of an excitement or appeal to something. Although this is used more commonly by the younger generation, it is becoming increasingly popular in general society.

    That sunset last night was very sexy; I have climbed all the sexy mountains on the west coast.

    Submitted by acronimous on February 11, 2019  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sexy in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sexy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of sexy in a Sentence

  1. Elissa Petruzzi:

    The big trend near this age group continues to be New Adult, with much more sexy, adult story lines.

  2. Gail Saltz:

    You feeling great, sexy, or confident could shift the balance of the relationship, they fear losing the identity of the more confident one or losing the upper hand.

  3. Anonymous:

    Any piece of clothing can be sexy with a quietly passionate woman inside it.

  4. Dr Blake:

    That income inequality is a big predictor of sexy selfies suggests that sexy selfies are a marker of social climbing among women that tracks economic incentives in the local environment, rightly or wrongly, in today’s environment, looking sexy can generate large returns, economically, socially, and personally.

  5. Volodymyr Knyr:

    Any lady with sexy breast for a man is each time well-dressed.

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