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1. androgynous

adjective. ['ænˈdrɔdʒənəs'] having both male and female characteristics.

Synonyms

  • sex
  • gynandromorphous
  • intersexual
  • unisex
  • pseudohermaphrodite
  • hermaphrodite
  • gynandromorphic
  • epicene
  • sexuality
  • hermaphroditic
  • gender
  • pseudohermaphroditic

Antonyms

  • male
  • heterosexual
  • bisexual
  • homosexual

Etymology

  • androgynus (Latin)
  • ἀνδρόγυνος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Androgynous

  • asynchronous
  • bituminous
  • cavernous
  • chitinous
  • exogenous
  • gainous
  • gelatinous
  • gluttonous
  • heinous
  • homogenous
  • indigenous
  • intravenous
  • larcenous
  • luminous
  • membranous
  • monotonous
  • mountainous
  • mutinous
  • nitrogenous
  • nonpoisonous

Example sentences of the word androgynous


1. Adjective
Most days now I might look a little more androgynous.

Quotes containing the word androgynous


1. Hydrogenated and androgynous milky white love is all I have to offer you. Would you like me to pour it in your coffee, or directly into your soul?
- Jarod Kintz, The Days of Yay are Here! Wake Me Up When They're Over.

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