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sex·u·al

 (sĕk′sho͞o-əl)
adj.
1. Relating to, involving, or characteristic of sex or sexuality, or the sex organs and their functions: sexual partners; sexual fantasies; sexual dysfunction.
2. Relating to the sexes or to gender: sexual politics.
3.
a. Relating to, involving, or being reproduction characterized by the union of male and female gametes.
b. Able to reproduce in this way; fertile.

[Late Latin sexuālis, from Latin sexus, sex.]

sex′u·al·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.sexually - with respect to sexuality; "sexually ambiguous"
2.sexually - by sexual means; "reproduce sexually"
Translations
جِنْسِيّاً
pohlavně
seksuelt
nemileg
kynferîislega
pohlavne
cinsel olarak

sexually

[ˈseksjʊəlɪ] ADVsexualmente
to be sexually abusedser víctima de abusos sexuales
to be sexually activeser sexualmente activo
to become or get sexually arousedexcitarse sexualmente
to be sexually assaultedser víctima de una agresión sexual
to be sexually explicitcontener imágenes de sexo explícito
to be sexually harrassedsufrir acoso sexual
to be sexually involved with sbmantener relaciones sexuales con algn
sexually maturesexualmente maduro
sexually transmitted diseaseenfermedad f de transmisión sexual

sexually

[ˈsɛkʃuəli] adv
[active, involved] → sexuellement; [attractive, appealing] → sexuellement
I find her sexually attractive → Je la trouve sexuellement attirante.
to discriminate sexually → faire la discrimination sexuelle
sexually segregated → sexuellement ségrégué(e)
[reproduce] → sexuellementsexually transmitted disease nmaladie f sexuellement transmissiblesexual orientation norientation f sexuellesexual preference npréférence f sexuellesexual stereotyping ncatégorisation f en stéréotypes sexuelssex worker ntravailleur/euse m/f du sexe

sexually

adv
sexuell; sexually maturegeschlechtsreif; sexually transmitted diseasesdurch Geschlechtsverkehr übertragene Krankheiten; to be sexually harassedsexuell belästigt werden; to be sexually attracted to somebodysich zu jdm sexuell hingezogen fühlen
(= according to gender) sexually segregated groupsnach Geschlechtern getrennte Gruppen

sexually

[ˈsɛksjʊəlɪ] adv (attract) → dal punto di vista sessuale; (reproduce) → sessualmente

sex

(seks) noun
1. either of the two classes (male and female) into which human beings and animals are divided according to the part they play in producing children or young. Jeans are worn by people of both sexes; What sex is the puppy?
2. the fact of belonging to either of these two groups. discrimination on the grounds of sex; (also adjective) sex discrimination.
ˈsexist adjective
showing contempt for the other sex. a very sexist remark.
ˈsexless adjective
neither male nor female.
sexual (ˈsekʃuəl) adjective
concerned with the production of young or children. the sexual organs.
ˈsexually adverb
ˈsexy adjective
having sex appeal.
sexual abuse noun
taking advantage of someone sexually in a cruel way.
sex appeal
the quality of being attractive to people of the other sex. That actress has sex appeal.
sexual harassment noun
touching someone or demanding to have sex with a person against her/his will, or making sexual remarks about a person.
sexual intercourse
the sexual activity between a man and woman that is necessary for the producing of children.
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Because he had not attracted Mildred sexually, nothing that he did had any effect upon her.
Nash, a psychologist at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, and his colleagues studied 56 women who had been sexually abused before age 17 by an adult and 49 nonabused women.
6 million) to fund a Phase III clinical trial of PRO 2000, the Company's microbicide under development to prevent sexually acquired HIV infection.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC's) 1993 recommendation that all sexually experienced teenage females be screened annually for Chlamydia trachomatis is the frame of reference for the article by Lynne Fiscus and colleagues (page 233).
SIMI VALLEY - Three men abducted a 17-year-old Royal High School girl as she walked home from school Monday, and one of them attempted to sexually assault her, police said Tuesday.
Add to that the prevalence of other sexually transmitted diseases like chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, hepatitis, and parasites, and it becomes clear that just about anyone who is sexually active may be at some risk of exposure to an STD.
of STD/HIV Prevention, National Overview of Sexually Transmitted Diseases 1992) AN ESTIMATED 56 MILLION AMERICANS currently suffer from STDs other than HIV.
The use of diaphragm or contraceptive sponge provides some women with better protection against certain sexually transmitted diseases than does relying on their partner's use of a condom.
com, a new search engine designed to help kids ages 8-13 search the Internet while steering clear of sexually explicit content.
A YOUTH worker sexually abused two children, a court heard.
The more consistently that sexually active men and women use condoms, the lower their risk of becoming infected with herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2).
Young girls in the eastern provinces and Quebec were more likely to report being sexually active than were those in Ontario.