from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A person regarded primarily as the focus of sexual attraction.
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- n. Any person seen only as sexually attractive
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- n. any person regarded simply as an object of sexual gratification
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In The Asphalt Jungle and All About Eve, she was a sex object and nincompoop.