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1. sexual

adjective. ['ˈsɛkʃuːəl'] having or involving sex.

Synonyms

  • intersexual
  • unisexual
  • sexuality
  • gender
  • sexed

Antonyms

  • homosexual
  • male
  • maleness
  • femaleness

Etymology

  • sexualis (Latin)

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2. sexual

adjective. ['ˈsɛkʃuːəl'] involved in a sexual relationship.

Synonyms

  • intimate

Antonyms

  • heterosexual
  • bisexual

Etymology

  • sexualis (Latin)

3. urge

verb. ['ˈɝːdʒ'] force or impel in an indicated direction.

Synonyms

  • push
  • rush
  • bear on
  • preach
  • advise
  • counsel
  • exhort
  • advocate
  • rede
  • urge on
  • press

Antonyms

  • linger
  • unhurried
  • reserved
  • stifle

Etymology

  • urgeo (Latin)

4. urge

verb. ['ˈɝːdʒ'] push for something.

Synonyms

  • suggest
  • advise
  • advocate
  • recommend

Antonyms

  • cool
  • obviate
  • wealth
  • inessential

Etymology

  • urgeo (Latin)

5. urge

noun. ['ˈɝːdʒ'] a strong restless desire.

Synonyms

  • itch

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • pull

Etymology

  • urgeo (Latin)

6. urge

noun. ['ˈɝːdʒ'] an instinctive motive.

Synonyms

  • Thanatos
  • adience
  • wanderlust
  • need
  • death wish
  • itchy feet
  • abience
  • death instinct
  • impulse
  • motive

Antonyms

  • abience
  • attract
  • criticize
  • retreat

Etymology

  • urgeo (Latin)

7. urge

verb. ['ˈɝːdʒ'] spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts.

Synonyms

  • cheerlead
  • inspire
  • encourage
  • pep up
  • exhort
  • root on
  • urge on
  • cheer

Antonyms

  • discontinue
  • persuade
  • indicate
  • nonpartisan

Etymology

  • urgeo (Latin)

Example sentences of the word sexual-urge


1. Noun Phrase
During the sexual urge stage of German shepherd behavior stages, dogs will have a tendency to roam to find a suitable mate.

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