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.
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How to use sex appeal in a sentence
Over the decades, study authors have identified a general lean toward facial symmetry, but that doesn’t mean it’s the sole measure of sex appeal.
It breathed this kind of new electricity into the campaign, but also a lot of sex appeal.
Spirituality, after all, is not as marketable as sex appeal, so maybe the media-savvy McCarthy is exposing a true vulnerability.
She gave him sex appeal, and he gave her a place to work out what being The Body could mean.
All-American, with just enough sex appeal to maintain the magnetism.
This is the place where automakers show off brawn, power, and sex appeal.Detroit’s Green Leap Forward Pulls In to New York Auto Show | Daniel Gross | March 29, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
How do you feel about being called a ‘grandmother with sex appeal?’Carine Roitfeld Exclusive Interview About CR Fashion Book | Isabel Wilkinson | September 6, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Nothing wrong when great magazines print no page or picture without its sex appeal?The Call of the Canyon | Zane Grey
To make it worse, Jack had gone on in his story with some stuff about captive princesses just for the sake of sex appeal.Pieces of Hate | Heywood Broun
This would enable us to develop a tropical love interest and get a sex appeal into the story.Pieces of Hate | Heywood Broun
In the full noontide of her beauty and allurement, she was well equipped with what the modern jargon calls sex-appeal.The Magnificent Montez | Horace Wyndham
They don't appear there for sex appeal, or to win admiration.Samantha on the Woman Question | Marietta Holley
British Dictionary definitions for sex appeal
the quality or power of attracting someone sexually
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