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Alternative clues for the word sex
Driver's license info
Kind of symbol
Kind of kitten
Reason for an R rating
What an "F" may indicate
Perennial talk show topic
Kind of roles
Birth certificate info
Book by Madonna
Driver's license datum
Source of an androgyne's confusion
Make more alluring, with "up"
James Brown hit "___ Machine"
F on a questionnaire, e.g.
Cause for an R rating
Kind of scene in a movie
"___ sells" (advertising catchphrase)
Topic for Dr. Ruth
Box to check on a form
Reason for a 98-Across
It sells in advertising, they say
Cause for a TV-MA rating
Subject of many a political scandal
Number between quinque and septem
Birth certificate datum
Simone de Beauvoir's "The Second ___"
It sells, it's said
"The birds and the bees"
Possible reason for an R rating
"I don't know the question, but ___ is definitely the answer": Woody Allen
"___ sells" (advertising maxim)
Either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided
The properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles
Between quinque and septem
One is called fair
Dr. Ruth's topic
Comfort's "The Joy of ___"
One of Alex Comfort's topics
Parts of mins.
Kind of pot?
Subject for Dr. Ruth
Word definitions for sex in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. noun COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a sex crime (= in which someone is sexually attacked ) a sex scandal ▪ There are rumours of a sex scandal involving senior government ministers. a sex/drug/terrorist etc offence ▪ Thirty-three people were charged...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Gender \Gen"der\ (j[e^]n"d[~e]r), n. [OF. genre, gendre (with excrescent d.), F.genre, fr. L. genus, generis, birth, descent, race, kind, gender, fr. the root of genere, gignere, to beget, in pass., to be born, akin to E. kin. See Kin , and cf. Generate...
Word definitions in Wiktionary
n. 1 (context countable English) A main division into which an organism is placed according to its reproductive functions or organs. (qualifier: In most organisms, the division is into males and females; some organisms have additional sexes.) 2 (context...
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
late 14c., "males or females collectively," from Latin sexus "a sex, state of being either male or female, gender," of uncertain origin. "Commonly taken with seco as division or 'half' of the race" [Tucker], which would connect it to secare "to divide or...
Word definitions in WordNet
n. activities associated with sexual intercourse; "they had sex in the back seat" [syn: sexual activity , sexual practice , sex activity ] either of the two categories (male or female) into which most organisms are divided; "the war between the sexes" all...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
Organisms of many species are specialized into male and female varieties, each known as a sex , with some falling in between being intersex . Sexual reproduction involves the combining and mixing of genetic traits: specialized cells known as gametes combine...
Usage examples of sex.
United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.
United States shall not be denied or abridged because of race or sex or because the person is married.
The right of the citizens of the United States to vote shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex.
Court was unable to concede that a Georgia statute levying on inhabitants of the State a poll tax payment of which is made a prerequisite for voting but exempting females who do not register for voting, in any way abridged the right of male citizens to vote on account of their sex.
Not one of them was deceived in the young officer, but, being already acquainted with the adventure, they were all delighted to dine with the hero of the comedy, and treated the handsome officer exactly as if he had truly been a man, but I am bound to confess that the male guests offered the Frenchwoman homages more worthy of her sex.
Man is a noble creation, and he has fine and sturdy qualities which command the admiration of the other sex, but how will it be when that sex, by reason of superior acquirements, is able to look down on him intellectually?
God, sex, money, acquiring a ranch and, above all, how to handle women were explained to him by the night riders.
But it is very rarely that a Marie Bashkirtsev or Margot Asquith lets down the veils which conceal the acroamatic doctrine of the other sex.
The vaccine you took, the poisons, the adjuvants, they would have kept away, pushed down, your need for sex.
During adolescence, humans experiment intensely with new intimate relationships, especially opposite sex relationships.
I have not the slightest pretence to virtue, but I adore the fair sex, and now you and they know the road to my purse.
That gland, the adrenal cortex, also produces sex hormones, and especially androgens.
Essentially the alchemical texts contained lessons in sex magic and chemistry at the same time.
Jones case was specifically about Clinton allegedly asking for oral sex, why did Jordan not ask Lewinsky about oral sex?
We still had no idea about the sex of the babies, but we did know from the amnio that they were identical.