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1. sexy

adjective. ['ˈsɛksi'] marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest.

Synonyms

  • sexual
  • turned on
  • steamy
  • randy
  • sex-starved
  • seductive
  • oversexed
  • adult
  • lustful
  • salacious
  • risque
  • autoerotic
  • libidinous
  • erotic
  • orgiastic
  • intimate
  • ruttish
  • gamy
  • coquettish
  • pornographic
  • horny
  • exciting
  • luscious
  • red-hot
  • raunchy
  • spicy
  • naughty
  • titillating
  • lubricious
  • prurient
  • flirtatious
  • lecherous
  • provocative
  • voluptuous
  • aroused
  • blue
  • sexed
  • gamey
  • juicy
  • racy
  • lewd
  • lascivious
  • highly-sexed
  • leering
  • toothsome

Antonyms

  • unsexy
  • unexciting
  • cold
  • cool

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sex (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Sexy

  • oleksy
  • flexi
  • alexy
  • alexi
  • lexie

Example sentences of the word sexy


1. Adjective
Your husband might appreciate a sexy surprise for your wedding night in lieu of a more traditional gift.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Every woman will look strong and sexy on this riding mower.

Quotes containing the word sexy


1. If you're feeling blue, lock yourself in a room, stand in front of a mirror, and dance - and laugh at yourself and be sexy. Dance the silliest and ugliest you've ever danced. Make fun of yourself and try to recover your sense of humor.
- Salma Hayek

2. My legacy would be that you don't have to give up anything. You can be chic but have a sense of humor, you can be sexy but comfortable, you can be timeless but fresh.
- Michael Kors

3. I love a man with a great sense of humor and who is intelligent - a man who has a great smile. He has to make me laugh. I like a man who is very ambitious and driven and who has a good heart and makes me feel safe. I like a man who is very strong and independent and confident - that is very sexy - but at the same time, he's very kind to people.
- Nicole Scherzinger

2. sexy

adjective. ['ˈsɛksi'] exciting sexual desire.

Synonyms

  • aphrodisiacal

Antonyms

  • unemotionality
  • passionless

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • sex (English)
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