HyperDic: desexualize

English > 2 senses of the word desexualize:
VERBmotiondesexualize, desexualisedirect one's libidinous urges into another direction
bodydesexualize, sterilize, sterilise, desex, unsex, desexualise, fixmake infertile
English > desexualize: 2 senses > verb 1, motion
Meaningdirect one's libidinous urges into another direction.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymdesexualise
Broadersublimatedirect energy or urges into useful activities
English > desexualize: 2 senses > verb 2, body
Meaningmake infertile.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymssterilize, sterilise, desex, unsex, desexualise, fix
Narroweralter, neuter, spay, castrateRemove the ovaries of
emasculate, castrate, demasculinize, demasculiniseRemove the testicles of a male animal
vasectomize, vasectomiseRemove the vas deferens
Broaderoperate on, operatePerform surgery on
Spanishcapar, castrar, emascular, esterilizar, mutilar
Catalanesterilitzar

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