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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.]
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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
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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.
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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"
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Translations

erogenous

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

adjerogen; erogenous zoneserogene Zonen pl
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erogenous

[ɪˈrɒdʒɪnəs] adj erogenous zonezona erogena
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

e·rog·e·nous

a. erógeno-a, que produce sensaciones eróticas;
___ zonezona erótica.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

erogenous

adj erógeno
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While admitting to being "tipsy" and in a bikini at the time, she denied the charge, insisting she only touched the man's calf muscles, which are not an "erogenous sexual zone".
While admitting to being "tipsy" and in swimwear at the time, she denied the charge - insisting she only touched the man's calf muscles, which are not an "erogenous sexual zone".
They will work on things like sexy speech, simulated body warmth, skin with sensors in it so when you stroke your robot's erogenous zones it murmurs the right things.
A number of parents have filed complaints against a worker in the school who allegedly harassed students, with one mother saying that her 9-year-old daughter informed her that the worker touched erogenous parts of her body and that he is constantly doing that with other female students at school.
It carries more than two dozen surgical risks, and removes one-third of the penile tissue in the adult male, 12 square inches of erogenous tissue which facilitates sexual intercourse.
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