nubile


nu·bile

adjective \ˈnü-ˌbī(-ə)l, ˈnyü-, -bəl\

: sexually attractive

Full Definition of NUBILE

1
:  of marriageable condition or age
2
:  sexually attractive —used of a young woman
nu·bil·i·ty \nü-ˈbi-lə-tē, nyü-\ noun

Origin of NUBILE

French, from Latin nubilis, from nubere to marry — more at nuptial
First Known Use: circa 1642

Other Physiology Terms

eructation, flux, gustatory, menarche, myopia, senescence, torpor

nu·bile

adjective \ˈn(y)ü-bəl, -ˌbīl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of NUBILE

: sexually mature; especially : of marriageable condition or age—used of young women
nu·bil·i·ty \n(y)ü-ˈbil-ət-ē\ noun, plural nu·bil·i·ties

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