Definition of erogenous
1 : producing sexual excitement or libidinal gratification when stimulated : sexually sensitive
2 : of, relating to, or arousing sexual feelings
Examples of erogenous in a Sentence
certain body parts that are known sources of erogenous pleasure
Recent Examples of erogenous from the Web
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Origin and Etymology of erogenous
Greek erōs + English -genous, -genic
First Known Use: circa 1889
EROGENOUS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of erogenous for English Language Learners
: producing sexual excitement or pleasure when touched : sexually sensitive
Medical Definition of erogenous
1: producing sexual excitement or libidinal gratification when stimulated : sexually sensitive
2: of, relating to, or arousing sexual feelings
erogeneity\ˌer-ə-jə-ˈnē-ət-ē\play noun plural
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