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asexualize Line breaks: asex¦ual|ize
Pronunciation: /eɪˈsɛkʃʊəlʌɪz/

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(also asexualise)

Definition of asexualize in English:


[with object] rare
Deprive of sexual qualities; make asexual: they asexualize him by treating him like a brother (as adjective asexualized) the asexualized image of an idealized mother
More example sentences
  • A sexless or an asexualized individual is by just so much a soulless individual.
  • At first, only selected cases among the inmates of this institution were asexualized.
  • The producers are hell bent on completely asexualizing her.



Example sentences
  • To the humane physician the idea of asexualization is revolting in the extreme.
  • I agree with all three panelists in their emphasis of Hollywood as being the primary source of the asexualization of Asian males.
  • Advocates of compulsory sterilization who called for the asexualization or castration of women generally wanted the woman to undergo a hysterectomy.

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