[ sek-see ]
/ ˈsɛk si /
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adjective, sex·i·er, sex·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM sexysex·i·ly, adverbsex·i·ness, nounun·sex·y, adjective
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How to use sexy in a sentence
Sexual harassment is a broad term that can cover everything from suggestive looks, to orders to dress sexier for work, to rape.Waitressing Is One of the Worst Jobs for Sexual Harassment|Brandy Zadrozny|October 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Soldiers will argue for hours over which celebrity is sexier even when that celebrity is a cartoon.Why These Marines Love ‘Frozen’—and Why It Matters|Aaron B. O’Connell|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There is nothing sexier than a confident woman, no matter what size she is.Plus-Size Model, Jennifer Maitland: Get Over the Word ‘Fat’|Jennifer Maitland|May 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I googled to see what people wore and went for the sexier end. ''Transvestite Artist Grayson Perry Attends Palace Investiture In A Dress|Tom Sykes|January 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
From that point on, every video I did with her she wanted to get sexier and sexier.Britney Spears’s ‘…Baby One More Time’ Turns 15: The Making of an Iconic Music Video|Kevin Fallon|October 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for sexy
/ (ˈsɛksɪ) /
adjective sexier or sexiest informal
provoking or intended to provoke sexual interesta sexy dress; a sexy book
feeling sexual interest; aroused
interesting, exciting, or trendya sexy project; a sexy new car
Derived forms of sexysexily, adverbsexiness, noun
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