Definition of sexual politics in English:

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sexual politics

plural noun

[treated as singular or plural]
The principles determining the relationship of the sexes; relations between the sexes regarded in terms of power.
Example sentences
  • Contrasts in the imagery, then, reflect contrasts in sexual politics, although their terms and figures share common elements.
  • Coffee shop arguments can be hashed out for months regarding topics the film introduces, including guerilla operations gone wrong, military governments, sexual politics, and man's inherent propensity for violence.
  • Undecidability or ambiguity is arguably, then, a logical outcome to which any reading can be pushed that connects the poem's sexual politics to its colonial politics in terms of a binary relationship between tenor and vehicle.

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Syllabification: sex·u·al pol·i·tics

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