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sexualize

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transitive verb sex·u·al·ize \ˈsek-sh(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz\

Definition of sexualize

sex·u·al·izedsex·u·al·iz·ing

  1. :  to make sexual :  endow with a sexual character or cast



1839

First Known Use of sexualize

1839

Rhymes with sexualize

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Medical Dictionary

sexualize

transitive verb sex·u·al·ize

Medical Definition of sexualize

sex·u·al·ized also British sex·u·al·isedsex·u·al·iz·ing also British sex·u·al·is·ing

  1. :  to make sexual :  endow with a sexual character or quality

  2. sex·u·al·iza·tion also British sex·u·al·isa·tion \ˌseksh-(ə-)wə-lə-ˈzā-shən\play noun



Variants of sexualize

also British sex·u·al·ise \ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz\play

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