sex appeal

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  1. the ability to excite people sexually.

  2. 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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British Dictionary definitions for sex appeal

sex appeal

  1. the quality or power of attracting someone sexually

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