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hypersexual

[ hahy-per-sek-shoo-uhl or, especially British, -seks-yoo- ]
/ ˌhaɪ pərˈsɛk ʃu əl or, especially British, -ˈsɛks yu- /
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adjective
unusually or excessively active sexually, or overly concerned with sexual matters.
noun
a person who is hypersexual.
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Origin of hypersexual

First recorded in 1940–45; hyper- + sexual

OTHER WORDS FROM hypersexual

hy·per·sex·u·al·i·ty [hahy-per-sek-shoo-al-i-tee or, especially British, -seks-yoo-], /ˌhaɪ pərˌsɛk ʃuˈæl ɪ ti or, especially British, -ˌsɛks yu-/, nounhy·per·sex·u·al·ly, adverb
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