- the ability to excite people sexually.
- immediate appeal or obvious potential to interest or excite others, as by appearance, style, or charm: a house with no sex appeal.
Origin of sex appeal
First recorded in 1920–25
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Related Words for sex appealsexiness, glamour, charisma, allure, charm, appeal, attraction, confidence, enchantment, lure, magnetism, pizzazz, presence, pull, attractiveness, IT, seductiveness
- the quality or power of attracting someone sexually
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