sex·​pot | \ ˈseks-ˌpät How to pronounce sexpot (audio) \

Definition of sexpot

: a conspicuously sexy woman

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Unsurprisingly, the first-ever off-shoot came in the form of a lip gloss — the sexpot of your makeup bag. Karina Hoshikawa, Allure, "Nars Is Releasing a New Orgasm Makeup Collection for the Iconic Shade’s 20th Anniversary," 9 Apr. 2019 The man who initiated Mr. Dean into jihadism warned him to avoid the satanic temptations of the Smurfs, in particular the Smurf colony’s resident flaxen-haired sexpot, Smurfette. Graeme Wood, WSJ, "‘Nine Lives’ Review: Betraying al Qaeda," 31 July 2018 Just me with a coupla sexpots @tommy.dorfman @flynnagin11 happy #pride kitties!! Megan Johnson,, "Sam Smith Dances the Night Away in Boston Without Boyfriend Brandon Flynn: He Was 'Having a Good Time,' Says Source," 25 June 2018 Some Mosuo dismiss her as a self-promoting sexpot whose antics feed gross misconceptions about Mosuo culture. Jason Motlagh, Marie Claire, "Kingdom of Women," 18 Jan. 2018 First off, Betty and Jughead are not marketed as these sexpots the same way that Archie and Veronica’s relationship is more based off of. Jessica Radloff, Glamour, "'Riverdale' Star Cole Sprouse Has Bad News for Bughead Fans," 10 Oct. 2017 Nearly 41 million unimaginative adults will dress as Batman, animals, witches, wenches and pirates, with sexpot looks on many ladies’ lists. Doreen Christensen,, "Spirit Halloween pops up, offering ghoulishly good costumes, spooky decor," 6 Oct. 2017 This year, her look is less sexpot, and more Old Hollywood glam thanks to her new shorter 'do and major bling by Bulgari that could put the Hope diamond to shame. Chrissy Rutherford, Harper's BAZAAR, "Bella Hadid is Back to Slay Cannes Film Festival," 17 May 2017 This sexpot/menswear look is totally working for her. Hannah Orenstein, Cosmopolitan, "Everything Beyoncé Has Worn in a Music Video, Ranked," 7 May 2015

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1948, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of sexpot was in 1948

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appealing forcibly to the mind or reason

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