erogenous

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adjective erog·e·nous \i-ˈrä-jə-nəs\

Definition of erogenous

  1. 1 :  producing sexual excitement or libidinal gratification when stimulated :  sexually sensitive

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or arousing sexual feelings

Examples of erogenous in a sentence

  1. certain body parts that are known sources of erogenous pleasure

Origin and Etymology of erogenous

Greek erōs + English -genous, -genic


First Known Use: circa 1889


EROGENOUS Defined for English Language Learners

erogenous

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adjective erog·e·nous \i-ˈrä-jə-nəs\

Definition of erogenous for English Language Learners

  • : producing sexual excitement or pleasure when touched : sexually sensitive


Medical Dictionary

erogenous

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adjective erog·e·nous \i-ˈräj-ə-nəs\
variants: also

erogenic

\ˌer-ə-ˈjen-ik\play

Medical Definition of erogenous

  1. 1:  producing sexual excitement or libidinal gratification when stimulated :  sexually sensitive

  2. 2:  of, relating to, or arousing sexual feelings

erogeneity

\ˌer-ə-jə-ˈnē-ət-ē\play noun plural

erogeneities





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