sexuality

noun sex·u·al·i·ty \ ˌsek-shə-ˈwa-lə-tē \

Definition of sexuality

:the quality or state of being sexual:
a :the condition of having sex
b :sexual activity
c :expression of sexual receptivity or interest especially when excessive

Examples of sexuality in a Sentence

  1. She is comfortable with her sexuality.

  2. a study of male sexuality

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First Known Use of sexuality

1797


SEXUALITY Defined for English Language Learners

sexuality

noun

Definition of sexuality for English Language Learners

  • : the sexual habits and desires of a person


Medical Dictionary

sexuality

noun sex·u·al·i·ty \ ˌsek-shə-ˈwal-ət-ē \

medical Definition of sexuality

plural sexualities
:the quality or state of being sexual:
a :the condition of having sex
b :sexual activity
c :expression of sexual receptivity or interest especially when excessive


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