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sex object

noun

Simple Definition of sex object

  • : someone who is thought of only as being sexually attractive or desirable

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of sex object

  1. :  a person regarded especially exclusively as an object of sexual interest

Examples of sex object in a sentence

  1. movies that portray women as sex objects



1911

First Known Use of sex object

1911


Medical Dictionary

sex object

noun

Medical Definition of sex object

  1. :  a person regarded especially exclusively as an object of sexual interest




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