Dictionary.com

unisex

[ yoo-nuh-seks ]
/ ˈyu nəˌsɛks /
Save This Word!

adjective
of, designed, or suitable for any gender: unisex clothes.
noun
the state or quality of being unisex.
unisex styles or fashions: a store specializing in unisex.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of unisex

First recorded in 1965–70; uni- + sex1
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use unisex in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for unisex

unisex
/ (ˈjuːnɪˌsɛks) /

adjective
of or relating to clothing, a hairstyle, etc, that can be worn by either sex

Word Origin for unisex

C20: from uni- + sex
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK