oversexed

adjective
over·​sexed | \ ˌō-vər-ˈsekst How to pronounce oversexed (audio) \

Definition of oversexed

: exhibiting an excessive sexual drive or interest

Examples of oversexed in a Sentence

a movie about oversexed college students
Recent Examples on the Web Get a grip on your triskaidekaphobia and revisit this seminal 1980 slasher flick about oversexed young camp counselors and the knife- and -ax-wielding homicidal maniac who hates them. Matt Cooperlistings Coordinator, Los Angeles Times, 12 May 2022 Much of the Forum B-story involves Jeanie’s conflicted feelings about her father’s oversexed lifestyle. Alan Sepinwall, Rolling Stone, 28 Mar. 2022 Mark Rapaport has most of the film’s best moments, playing Addie’s oversexed, dim-bulb boyfriend, Greg. Noel Murray, Los Angeles Times, 2 Dec. 2021 Jon Peters shared with then-girlfriend Barbra Streisand — an anecdote that calls for a larger-than-life cameo from Bradley Cooper as the oversexed celebrity hairdresser. Peter Debruge, Variety, 15 Nov. 2021 For example, the oversexed and criminally minded Black man, the angry Black welfare queen, or the fiery and promiscuous Latina and her drug smuggling machismo Latino male counterpart. Maia Niguel Hoskin, Forbes, 30 Oct. 2021 This funny show starring an oversexed toucan and her dear, insecure aviary friend doesn’t provide all the answers or solutions. Eric Vilas-boas And John Maher, Vulture, 6 Aug. 2021 This funny show starring an oversexed toucan and her dear, insecure aviary friend doesn’t provide all the answers or solutions. Eric Vilas-boas And John Maher, Vulture, 6 Aug. 2021 This funny show starring an oversexed toucan and her dear, insecure aviary friend doesn’t provide all the answers or solutions. Eric Vilas-boas And John Maher, Vulture, 6 Aug. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of oversexed

1898, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

19 May 2022

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“Oversexed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oversexed. Accessed 3 Jul. 2022.

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