sexpot

[ seks-pot ]
/ ˈsɛksˌpɒt /

noun Informal.

a sexually attractive person.

Nearby words

  1. sexologist,
  2. sexology,
  3. sexpartite,
  4. sexpert,
  5. sexploitation,
  6. sext,
  7. sextain,
  8. sextan,
  9. sextans,
  10. sextant

Origin of sexpot

An Americanism dating back to 1955–60; sex + pot1

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British Dictionary definitions for sexpot

sexpot

/ (ˈsɛksˌpɒt) /

noun

slang a person, esp a young woman, considered as being sexually very attractive
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Word Origin and History for sexpot

sexpot

n.

"erotically willing and desirable female," 1929, from sex (n.) + pot (n.1), perhaps suggested by fleshpot.

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