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  • v. Present participle of sexualise.


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  • Child protection charities blasted the chain for "sexualising" young girls and Tory leader David Cameron called it "disgraceful".

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  • LOS ANGELES: Kate Nash has blasted the Pussycat Dolls for '' sexualising '' young children with their raunchy lyrics and suggestive band name.


  • The play is another addition to current controversies concerning "sexualising" schoolchildren.

    Anglican Mainstream

  • "sexualising" the airline industry, describing the stunt as "a desperate bid for profits". - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • He also asserts that Reg Bailey's report on the sexualising of children found parents were relaxed about imagery their children are exposed to by TV, yet omits to mention that The X Factor was the only programme Bailey's review singled out for criticism.


  • The same newspapers that rage against sexualising childhood contain page after page of pictures and sex stories that are quickly fed to websites and gossip columns, straight to the kiddies.

    Bring back the F-word if you want to do more than worry about girls | Jackie Ashley

  • March 21, 2009 1: 22 AM blue milk said ... adrian-ilo - I'm not at all sure that a toy for young girls needs to work through the predatory experiences of premature sexualising that she may be encountering or about to encounter.

    Why Mattel & Nick have it wrong

  • Davies fell victim to his old tropes: sexualising the doctor by having him kiss yet another female companion, fetishising him by having Lee Evans as an eccentric boffin kneel at his feet and declare he loved him, and granting him another soliloquy about his cosmic solitariness.

    Doctor Who Smattering of Spoilers

  • She has cast off the image of a hapless innocent "tween" that won over a generation of young Americans and started to pursue a more adult singing and acting career, taking on controversial film roles and sexualising her pop music.

    Miley Cyrus gambles $1bn in switch from sweet teen to raunchy star

  • When Suri Cruise was photographed in a pair of leopardprint pumps last year? ordinary flat shoes, I should point out, not the Suri-in-Heels furore? the fashion blogosphere was divided between those who thought the shoes cute and those who deemed them entirely inappropriate and overly sexualising for a little girl.

    The lure of leopardprint


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