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oversexed

[ oh-ver-sekst ]
/ ˈoʊ vərˈsɛkst /
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adjective
having an unusually strong sexual drive.
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Origin of oversexed

First recorded in 1895–1900; over- + sexed
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British Dictionary definitions for oversexed

oversexed
/ (ˌəʊvəˈsɛkst) /

adjective
having an excessive preoccupation with or need for sexual activity
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