hypersexual

adjective hy·per·sex·u·al \ ˌhī-pər-ˈsek-sh(ə-)wəl , -ˈsek-shəl \
Updated on: 20 Nov 2017

Definition of hypersexual

: exhibiting unusual or excessive concern with or indulgence in sexual activity

hypersexuality

play \ˌhī-pər-ˌsek-shə-ˈwa-lə-tē\ noun

Examples of hypersexual in a Sentence

  1. typically users of crystal meth report that the powerful stimulant leaves them feeling hypersexual as well as euphoric

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First Known Use of hypersexual

1915


Medical Dictionary

hypersexual

adjective hy·per·sex·u·al \ -ˈseksh-(ə-)wəl, -ˈsek-shəl \

medical Definition of hypersexual

: exhibiting unusual or excessive concern with or indulgence in sexual activity

hypersexuality

play \-ˌsek-shə-ˈwal-ət-ē\ noun plural -ties

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