unsexy

adjective un·sexy \ ˌən-ˈsek-sē \
Updated on: 17 May 2018

Definition of unsexy

unsexier; unsexiest
: not sexy : not sexually suggestive or appealing
  • a modest, unsexy dress
; also : not generally attractive or appealing
  • … prefer their wine aged and dated, not bottled in an unsexy jug …
  • —Jaclyn Fierman

unsexily

play \ˌən-ˈsek-sə-lē\ adverb

unsexiness

play \ˌən-ˈsek-sē-nəs\ noun

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1959

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