HyperDic: asexual

English > 1 sense of the word asexual:
ADJECTIVEallasexual, nonsexualnot having or involving sex
asexual > pronunciation
Soundseyseh'ksyuwahl
Rhymesabdominal ... zoological: 2115 rhymes with ahl...
English > asexual: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningnot having or involving sex.
Examples
  • "an asexual spore"
  • "asexual reproduction"
Synonymnonsexual
Attribute ofsex, gender, sexualityThe properties that distinguish organisms on the basis of their reproductive roles
Narroweragamic, agamous, agamogenetic, apomictic, parthenogenetic(of reproduction) not involving the fusion of male and female gametes in reproduction
fissiparousReproducing by fission
neuter, sexlessHaving no or imperfectly developed or nonfunctional sex organs
vegetal, vegetative(of reproduction) characterized by asexual processes
Oppositesexualhaving or involving sex
Spanishasexuado, asexual
Catalanasexual
Nounsasexualityhaving no evident / evident sex or sex organs
Adverbsasexuallyin an asexual manner

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