Definition of erogenous in English:


Syllabification: e·rog·e·nous
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.

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