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adjective as in concerning reproduction, intercourse

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Consider the response of photographer Jonathan Leder when The Cut asked him about Ratajkowski’s allegations of sexual misconduct.

From Fortune

Our government should never have represented the issue of sexual harassment in the way that it did.

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Frollo’s sexual hypocrisy and raging hatred of Esmeralda, the object of his desires, makes him the perfect allegory for modern-day homophobes.

From Vox

Apple pointed out that its guidelines prohibit “overtly sexual or pornographic material” and stressed it has a responsibility to provide a safe and trusted place for users to get apps.

From Fortune

Louisiana’s hate crimes law includes sexual orientation, but not gender identity.

The CDA was passed not in the name of censorship but in the name of protecting children from stumbling across sexual material.

But he, like many people using dating apps whatever their sexual identity, remains stoutly positive.

Yeah, the “Giant man-puppy” that is Gronkowski won't hold a sexual candle to the blue-eyed dreamboat.

Early on, the sexual protagonist complains that her Molson-drinking husband is pretty much an incompetent Neanderthal.

It also contains some clunky passages of adultery, temptations of the flesh, and general sexual awkwardness.

The sexual cycle can take place only within the body of one genus of mosquito, anopheles.

With regard to the effects on the sexual powers, I have not sufficient data upon which to found positive rules.

Darwin's view that it may have been a result of sexual selection seems the most probable explanation.

There have been waves of sexual crime in various countries at various times.

In Monmouthshire last year there was an increase of 88 per cent in sexual offences.

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On this page you'll find 30 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sexual, such as: carnal, erotic, intimate, passionate, reproductive, and sensual.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.