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1of or denoting a gender of nouns in some languages, typically contrasting with masculine and feminine or common:it is a neuter word in Greek 2(of an animal) lacking developed sexual organs, or having had them removed. (of a plant or flower) having neither functional pistils nor functional stamens. (of a person) apparently having no sexual characteristics; asexual.
) the neuter gender.
2a nonfertile caste of social insect, especially a worker bee or ant. a castrated or spayed domestic animal. a person who appears to lack sexual characteristics.
verb [with object]
castrate or spay (a domestic animal): (as adjective neutered)a neutered tomcat render ineffective; deprive of vigor or force:disarmament negotiations that will neuter their military power