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"sexually" in British English

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sexuallyadverb

uk   /ˈsek.sju.ə.li/ us   /ˈsek.sju.ə.li/
  • sexually adverb (SEX)

to do with sexual activity: She's fun to be with, but I don't find her sexually attractive (= do not want to have sex with her).

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  • sexually adverb (MALE/FEMALE)

to do with being male or female: sexually stereotyped behaviour (= behaviour which is considered to be typical of a male or a female)
(Definition of sexually from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sexuallyadverb

us   /ˈsek·ʃu·ə·li/
in a way that relates to the activity of sex: The research focused on sexually mature birds. Three women in the neighborhood were sexually assaulted.
(Definition of sexually from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sexually”
in Arabic جِنسِيّا…
in Korean 성적으로…
in Portuguese sexualmente…
in Catalan sexualment…
in Japanese 性的に, セックスによって…
in Chinese (Simplified) 性, 性欲地…
in Turkish cinsel yönden/olarak…
in Russian половым путем…
in Chinese (Traditional) 性, 性慾地,在性方面…
in Italian sessualmente…
in Polish seksualnie, płciowo…
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