from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To make sexual in character or quality: "the thesis that one can sexualize life completely without ever bumping into responsibility” ( Stephen Koch).
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- v. To make sexual.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To attribute sex to.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To separate by sex, or distinguish as sexed; confer the distinction of sex upon, as a word or a thought; give sex or gender to, as male or female. Also spelled sexualise.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. make sexual, endow with sex, attribute sex to
sexual + -ize (Wiktionary)