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the opposite sex

noun [S, + sing/pl verb] uk   us  
someone who is male if you are female, and female if you are male: It's not always easy to meet members of the opposite sex.
Translations of “the opposite sex”
in Chinese (Traditional) 異性…
in Russian противоположный пол…
in Turkish karşı cins…
in Chinese (Simplified) 异性…
in Polish płeć przeciwna…
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