What does unsex mean?

Definitions for unsexʌnˈsɛks

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word unsex.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. unsex(verb)

    deprive of sex or sexual powers

  2. unsex(verb)

    remove the qualities typical of one's sex

    "She unsexed herself"

  3. sterilize, sterilise, desex, unsex, desexualize, desexualise, fix(verb)

    make infertile

    "in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized"


  1. unsex(Verb)

    To deprive of sexual attributes or characteristics

  2. unsex(Verb)

    To sterilize

  3. unsex(Verb)

    To castrate

Webster Dictionary

  1. Unsex(verb)

    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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Unsex

    un-seks′, v.t. to deprive of sex: to make unmanly or unwomanly.—adj. Unsex′ual.

Anagrams for unsex »

  1. nexus, nexûs

  2. Nexus


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of unsex in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of unsex in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Andy Warhol:

    Love and sex can go together and sex and unlove can go together and love and unsex can go together. But personal love and personal sex is bad.

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