eroticize

verb erot·i·cize \ i-ˈrä-tə-ˌsīz \

Definition of eroticize

eroticized; eroticizing
transitive verb
:to make erotic
  • eroticize the male image

eroticization

play \i-ˌrä-tə-sə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

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First Known Use of eroticize

circa 1914


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eroticize

transitive verb erot·i·cize
variants: or British eroticise play \-ˌsīz\

medical Definition of eroticize

eroticized or British eroticised; eroticizing or British eroticising
:to make erotic

eroticization

or British eroticisation play \i-ˌrät-ə-sə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

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