Definition of erogenous in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈräjənəs/


(Of a part of the body) sensitive to sexual stimulation: erogenous zones
More example sentences
  • In a whole body orgasm your entire body becomes an exquisite erogenous zone, much like your genitals always are.
  • An erogenous zone is a body part (a foot, for instance) that arouses sexual curiosity and draws a man's attention to the whole female body.
  • Most of the time they'll only feel one point of contact, but on the highly sensitive erogenous zones they'll feel both.


Late 19th century: from Eros + -genous.

Words that rhyme with erogenous

androgynous, autogenous, endogenous, exogenous, homogenous, hydrogenous, misogynous

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Syllabification: e·rog·e·nous

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