Definition of sex appeal in English:

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sex appeal

Pronunciation: /ˈseks əˌpēl/


The quality of being attractive in a sexual way: she just oozes sex appeal
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  • With his dark brown eyes and short black hair, he seemed to ooze sex appeal with just a hint of danger.
  • They certainly do not perceive age as a barrier to exploiting their femininity or sex appeal.
  • Sometimes, certain women characters are included just to add sex appeal to the drama.
sexiness, seductiveness, desirability, sensuality, sexuality;
beauty, attractiveness
literary pulchritude
informal it, SA

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Syllabification: sex ap·peal

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