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sex
American English: /sɛks/
British English: /sɛks/

Translation of sex in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 uncountable 1.1 (sexual matters)
    (before noun) (film/magazine)
    de sexo
    sex attack sex goddess
    diosa (feminine) sexual
    sex offense o (British English) offence
    delito (masculine) de sexual
    sex partner
    1.2 (intercourse)
    relaciones (feminine plural) sexuales
    to have sex with somebody
    tener relaciones sexuales con alguien
    acostarse con alguien
    Example sentences
    • These early ideas have had a powerful influence on our views of sex and sexuality.
    • She did not wish to have sex with him and did not consent to sexual intercourse.
    • He may be getting turned on watching them, but it's you he wants to have sex with.
  • 2 2.1 countable or uncountable (gender)
    (before noun) (chromosome/hormone/organs)
    sex change operation
    operación (feminine) de cambio de sexo
    2.2 countable (men, women collectively) the opposite sex
    el sexo opuesto
    the fair/weaker sex [dated]
    el bello sexo/sexo débil [anticuado]

transitive verb

Phrasal verbs

sex up

verb + preposition + object
[colloquial] (report/dossier/facts)

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