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sex positivity

[ seks-poz-i-tiv-i-tee ]
/ ˈsɛks ˌpɒz ɪˈtɪv ɪ ti /
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noun
a philosophy that is accepting of traditional and nontraditional sexual activity, avoids repression and shame, and advocates all consensual exploration of human sexuality.
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Origin of sex positivity

First recorded in 1985–90

OTHER WORDS FROM sex positivity

sex-positive [seks-poz-i-tiv] /ˈsɛksˈpɒz ɪ tɪv/ adjective
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