How am I supposed to refer to a person of the opposite sex whom I am not married to but who is, well, “special”?
The Ghostbusters are often constricted by their refusal to understand the opposite sex.
A Mars-Venus mashup says a bond with a buddy of the opposite sex could morph into a business partnership fusing twin ideologies.
Gabe tried to kick his postmodern, adolescent sense of ennui (a “lame” feeling) through members of the opposite sex (“dames”).
If you're single, and there's an attractive member of the opposite sex sitting next to you, you may buy her a drink.
This is a crying evil: a bad state of things; and in regretting it, we must not lay the blame wholly on the opposite sex.
Such things have happened, especially when persons of the opposite sex are about.
It will draw the opposite sex to you, where that person is of the intellectual type.
At a distance it was natural enough to have taken her for one of the opposite sex.
But to suppose that such is the ideal of the opposite sex is a profound mistake.