sexualize

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verb sex·u·al·ize \ˈsek-sh(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz\

Definition of sexualize

sexualized

;

sexualizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to make sexual :  endow with a sexual character or cast

1839

First Known Use of sexualize

1839


Medical Dictionary

sexualize

transitive verb sex·u·al·ize
variants: also British

sexualise

\ˈseksh-(ə-)wə-ˌlīz, ˈsek-shə-ˌlīz\play

Medical Definition of sexualize

sexualized

also British

sexualised

;

sexualizing

also British

sexualising

  1. :  to make sexual :  endow with a sexual character or quality

sexualization

also British

sexualisation

\ˌseksh-(ə-)wə-lə-ˈzā-shən\play noun

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