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e·rog·e·nous

 (ĭ-rŏj′ə-nəs)
adj.
1. Responsive or sensitive to sexual stimulation: erogenous zones.
2. Arousing sexual desire.

[Greek erōs, sexual love + -genous.]

erogenous

(ɪˈrɒdʒɪnəs) or

erogenic

adj
1. (Psychology) sensitive to sexual stimulation: erogenous zones of the body.
2. (Psychology) arousing sexual desire or giving sexual pleasure
[C19: from Greek erōs love, desire + -genous]
erogeneity n

e•rog•e•nous

(ɪˈrɒdʒ ə nəs)

also er•o•gen•ic

(ˌɛr əˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
1. particularly sensitive to sexual stimulation, as certain areas of the body: erogenous zones.
2. tending to arouse sexual desire.
[1885–90; < Greek érō(s) Eros + -genous]
e•rog`e•ne′i•ty (-ˈni ɪ ti) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.erogenous - sensitive to sexual stimulation
sensitive - responsive to physical stimuli; "a mimosa's leaves are sensitive to touch"; "a sensitive voltmeter"; "sensitive skin"; "sensitive to light"
Translations

erogenous

[ɪˈrɒdʒənəs]
A. ADJerógeno
B. CPD erogenous zone Nzona f erógena

erogenous

adjerogen; erogenous zoneserogene Zonen pl

erogenous

[ɪˈrɒdʒɪnəs] adj erogenous zonezona erogena

e·rog·e·nous

a. erógeno-a, que produce sensaciones eróticas;
___ zonezona erótica.

erogenous

adj erógeno
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