sexless

[seks-lis]

adjective

having or seeming to have no sex; neuter.
having or seeming to have no sexual desires.
having no sex appeal; sexually uninteresting.

Origin of sexless

First recorded in 1590–1600; sex + -less
Related formssex·less·ly, adverbsex·less·ness, noun
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Related Words for sexless

castrated, neuter, epicene, agamous, unisex

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British Dictionary definitions for sexless

sexless

adjective

having or showing no sexual differentiation
having no sexual desires
sexually unattractive
Derived Formssexlessly, adverbsexlessness, noun
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Word Origin and History for sexless
adj.

1590s, from sex (n.) + -less. Related: Sexlessly; sexlessness.

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