unerotic

adjective
un·​erot·​ic | \ ˌən-i-ˈrä-tik How to pronounce unerotic (audio) \

Definition of unerotic

: marked by an absence of sexual desire or arousal : not erotic an unerotic embrace … I must say that eroticism is not this novel's problem. Rather it's a distinctly unerotic verbosity.— Jack Sullivan

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unerotically \ ˌən-​i-​ˈrä-​ti-​k(ə-​)lē How to pronounce unerotically (audio) \ adverb

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Recent Examples on the Web Surprisingly, McKay offers nothing more graphic than that rather unerotic image. Michael Dirda, Washington Post, "Claude McKay abandoned ‘Romance in Marseille’ because it was too daring. He was just ahead of his time.," 5 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of unerotic

1930, in the meaning defined above

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“Unerotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/unerotic. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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