[ ih-roj-uh-nuh s ]
/ ɪˈrɒdʒ ə nəs /
especially sensitive to sexual stimulation, as certain areas of the body: erogenous zones.
arousing or tending to arouse sexual desire; sexually stimulating.
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Also er·o·gen·ic [er-uh-jen-ik] /ˌɛr əˈdʒɛn ɪk/.
OTHER WORDS FROM erogenouse·rog·e·ne·i·ty [ih-roj-uh-nee-i-tee] /ɪˌrɒdʒ əˈni ɪ ti/, noun
Words nearby erogenous
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Example sentences from the Web for erogenic
But other erogenic areas exist, the stimulation of which produces the same results.
He considers that the lips and the fingers are erogenic zones.
British Dictionary definitions for erogenic
/ (ɪˈrɒdʒɪnəs) /
sensitive to sexual stimulationerogenous zones of the body
arousing sexual desire or giving sexual pleasure
Derived forms of erogenouserogeneity (ˌɛrədʒɪˈniːɪtɪ), noun
Word Origin for erogenous
C19: from Greek erōs love, desire + -genous
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Medical definitions for erogenic
[ ĭ-rŏj′ə-nəs ]
Responsive or sensitive to sexual stimulation, as of particular body parts.
Arousing sexual desire.
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