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1. asexual

adjective. ['eɪˈsɛksjuːəl'] not having or involving sex.

Synonyms

  • agamic
  • sex
  • agamogenetic
  • neuter
  • parthenogenetic
  • apomictic
  • vegetal
  • agamous
  • nonsexual
  • vegetative
  • sexuality
  • gender
  • fissiparous

Antonyms

  • sexy
  • heterosexual
  • bisexual
  • homosexual

Etymology

  • a- (English)
  • a- (Anglo-Norman)
  • sexual (English)
  • sexualis (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word asexual


1. Adjective
In the asexual stage the fern is known by botanists as a sporophyte.

Quotes containing the word asexual


1. I'm asexual, though occasionally I'm attracted to inanimate objects. Mainly tube-shaped objects.
- Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

2. I want to be asexual, because then I could be more productive. But not reproductive.
- Jarod Kintz, I Want Two apply for a job at our country's largest funeral home, and then wear a suit and noose to the job interview.

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