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English definition of “be better than sex”

be better than sex

informal
to be extremely enjoyable or exciting: For me, nothing compares with the thrill of surfing - it's better than sex.Exciting and interestingCausing pleasure
(Definition of be better than sex from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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