- sexual abuse,
- sexual deviation,
- sexual dimorphism,
- sexual dwarf,
- sexual generation
Origin of sexual
Examples from the Web for sexual
But he, like many people using dating apps whatever their sexual identity, remains stoutly positive.
Yeah, the “Giant man-puppy” that is Gronkowski won't hold a sexual candle to the blue-eyed dreamboat.
Early on, the sexual protagonist complains that her Molson-drinking husband is pretty much an incompetent Neanderthal.
It is not only clerics and Islamic ideologues who use offensive words and images to describe the sexual life of Westerners.50 Shades of Iran: The Mullahs’ Kinky Fantasies about Sex in the West|IranWire, Shima Sharabi|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The father, Jean Paul Kruse, was later charged with rape and sexual abuse.
But nowhere, save perhaps in the domain of religion, does hypocrisy play a greater part than in the sexual domain.The Sexual Question|August Forel
A good many well-meaning reformers do not see that, because they know too little of the deeper layers of the sexual imagination.Psychology and Social Sanity|Hugo Mnsterberg
Everything they eat and drink seems devoted to the maintenance of their sexual nature.What a Young Husband Ought to Know|Sylvanus Stall
There are many biologists who are at present expressing serious doubt as to the validity of sexual selection.The Meaning of Evolution|Samuel Christian Schmucker
Nevertheless, we are strongly of the opinion that beauty of face is now too highly valued, as a standard of sexual selection.Applied Eugenics|Paul Popenoe and Roswell Hill Johnson
Word Origin for sexual
1650s, "of or pertaining to the fact of being male or female," from Late Latin sexualis "relating to sex," from Latin sexus (see sex (n.)). Meaning "pertaining to copulation or generation" is from 1766; sexual intercourse attested by 1778; sexual orientation by 1967; sexual harassment by 1975. Sexual revolution attested by 1962. Sexual politics is from 1970. Related: Sexually.