sexually meaning


    Definition of sexually in English Dictionary

  • AdverbCOMmore sexuallySUPmost sexuallyPREsex-SUF-ly
    1. In a sexual manner: erotically.
      1. She kissed him sexually.
    2. With respect to sex (either of the two divisions of organisms).
      1. The firm discriminated sexually in its hiring and retention practices.
    3. With respect to sexual intercourse.
      1. He was sexually active by the age of fifteen.
    4. By means of sexual intercourse.
      1. AIDS and gonorrhea are sexually transmitted diseases.
      2. A parrot is a sexually reproducing organism.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Participants felt that the medicalised, chemicalised, sexually liberal and accelerated culture of the host society damaged their own, and the local populations’ health.
      • These beetles also have sexually dimorphic pronotums, with the top of the male pronotum extended forwards above the head (see figure A in S1 File ).
      • Around half of the participants said SRH is important matter of concern only for sexually active people and nonindulgence in premarital or high risk sex ensures good SRH.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adverbs
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ly
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      2. en sexually frustrated
      3. en sexually transmitted disease
      4. en sexually transmitted diseases
      5. en sexually transmitted infection
      Source: Wiktionary
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      Meaning of sexually for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "sexually" is an adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe.
      Difficultness: Level 6
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      Definiteness: Level 3
      Definite    ➨     Versatile