sexy

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English

Etymology

From sex +‎ -y.

Pronunciation

Adjective

sexy (comparative sexier, superlative sexiest)

  1. (of a person) Having sexual appeal; suggestive of sex.
    The participants in the swimsuit competition are all very sexy.
  2. (of a thing or concept) interesting, attractive or appealing.
    The manufacturers have launched a sexy new car.
    We have some sexy ideas on how to improve sales.
  3. (mathematics) Used to describe prime numbers that differ from each other by six.
    (73,79) is a sexy prime pair.

Synonyms

Translations


Dutch

Pronunciation

Adjective

sexy (comparative sexyer, superlative sexyst)

  1. sexy

Declension


French

Pronunciation

Adjective

sexy (invariable)

  1. sexy

External links


German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈzɛksi/, /ˈsɛksi/

Adjective

sexy

  1. sexy

External links

  • sexy in Duden online

Italian

Etymology

English

Adjective

sexy (invariable)

  1. sexy

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From English sexy

Adjective

sexy (indeclinable)

  1. sexy

References


Norwegian Nynorsk

Etymology

From English sexy

Adjective

sexy (indeclinable)

  1. sexy

References


Portuguese

Adjective

sexy (plural sexy, comparable)

  1. (of a person) sexy (having sexual appeal)

Synonyms


Romanian

Etymology

From English sexy

Pronunciation

Adjective

sexy 1 nom/acc forms

  1. sexy

Declension

singular & plural
masculine, feminine & neuter
sexy

Synonyms


Spanish

Etymology

English

Adjective

sexy (invariable)

  1. sexy