bi-curious

adjective
bi-cu·​ri·​ous | \ ˌbī-ˈkyu̇r-ē-əs How to pronounce bi-curious (audio) , -ˈkyər-\
variants: or less commonly bicurious

Definition of bi-curious

: characterized by an openness to or curiosity about having sexual relations with a person whose sex differs from that of one's usual sexual partners : curious about exploring or experimenting with bisexuality I am nervous around Ava, and not sure what to say next, so she asks, "Are you straight, gay, or bi-curious?"— Erika Schickel I'm bi-curious but haven't found anyone to explore my sexuality with.Vibe

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1984, in the meaning defined above

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