sexless

adjective
sex·​less | \ ˈseks-ləs How to pronounce sexless (audio) \

Definition of sexless

1 : lacking sex : neuter
2 : devoid of sexual interest or activity

Other Words from sexless

sexlessly adverb
sexlessness noun

Examples of sexless in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Last time, relationship therapist Moraya Seeger DeGeare, LMFT, helped a reader who was deciding between getting back together with a toxic ex or staying in their current, sexless relationship. refinery29.com, 27 July 2022 Last time, relationship therapist Moraya Seeger DeGeare, LMFT, helped a reader who was deciding between getting back together with a toxic ex or staying in their current, sexless relationship. R29 Team, refinery29.com, 7 July 2022 Hollywood studio releases being completely sexless. Zack Sharf, Variety, 11 Apr. 2022 The biggest forehead-slapper in No Time to Die (apart from that ending) was hiring Ana de Armas as a Bond Girl and then wasting her on a sexless action scene. Kyle Smith, National Review, 17 Mar. 2022 Kalopsis and Young have an entertaining platonic chemistry (this is a curiously sexless high school), and there are appealing supporting turns from Salenger, Keith and Kate Flannery as the sour school cafeteria lunch lady. David Rooney, The Hollywood Reporter, 13 Mar. 2022 As at Loewe, the classic bustier dress–maybe the most conservative silhouette in all of menswear, reducing a woman to a sort of busty but sexless mermaid–got the supernatural treatment, with a stormy cloud of fabric at the bust. Rachel Tashjian, Harper's BAZAAR, 6 Mar. 2022 Can a movie be both erotically charged and sexless? Chris Vognar, Los Angeles Times, 2 Mar. 2022 It’s bloodless, heartless, joyless, sexless and, with one exception, charmless. Joe Morgenstern, WSJ, 17 Feb. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of sexless

1605, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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Last Updated

3 Aug 2022

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“Sexless.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sexless. Accessed 13 Aug. 2022.

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