Meaning of “sex object” in the English Dictionary

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"sex object" in British English

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sex objectnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈseks ˌɒb.dʒɪkt/ us /ˈseks ˌɑːb.dʒɪkt/

If you consider someone to be, or you treat someone like a sex object, you are only interested in them sexually, and not as a person:

She wanted to be regarded as more than just a sex object.

(Definition of “sex object” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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